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Orbiter

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

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Mate-Demate Device - Orbiter Lifting Fixture
... 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 during periodic orbiter refurbishments ...
Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project
... The Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project (LOIRP) is a project funded by NASA, SkyCorp Inc, SpaceRef Interactive, Inc ...
STS-400 - Early Mission Plans
... would be practical, as the forward structure of either orbiter could collide with the payload bay of the other, resulting in damage to both orbiters ... 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 ... The third concept would be for the damaged orbiter to grapple the rescue orbiter using its RMS, eliminating the need for station-keeping ...
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 ...