Orbiter

An orbiter is a space probe that orbits a planet or other astronomical object.

Other articles related to "orbiter":

Chandrayaan II - Design
... Orbiter ISRO will design the orbiter, which will orbit the Moon at an altitude of 200 km ... The mission would carry five instruments on the orbiter ... them are new, while two others are improved versions of those flown on Chandrayaan-1 orbiter ...
STS-400 - Early Mission Plans
... It was unclear whether this would be practical, as the forward structure of either orbiter could collide with the payload bay of the other, resulting in ... The second option that was evaluated, would be for the rescue orbiter to rendezvous with the damaged orbiter, and perform station-keeping while using its Remote Manipulator System (RMS) to transfer ... The third concept would be for the damaged orbiter to grapple the rescue orbiter using its RMS, eliminating the need for station-keeping ...
Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project
... The Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project (LOIRP) is a project funded by NASA, SkyCorp Inc, SpaceRef Interactive, Inc ... original analog data tapes from the five Lunar Orbiter spacecraft that were sent to the Moon in 1966 and 1967 ...
Successful Orbiters (excluding Earth) - Venus
... Venera 9 Venera 10 Pioneer Venus Orbiter Venera 15 Venera 16 Magellan Venus Express This spacecraft or satellite related article is a stub ...
Mate-Demate Device - Orbiter Lifting Fixture
... Upon cancellation of Vandenberg's shuttle program, the Orbiter Lifting Fixture (OLF) was disassembled and moved to USAF Plant 42 in Palmdale California where it was used ...