Program Outline and Materials

Update on Asteroid Redirect Mission 
This panel will provide an update on Asteroid Redirect Mission status, including the latest updates and plans.  This panel will also provide the latest results from the robotic mission concept comparative assessment and how the crewed asteroid mission leads to Mars missions. Followed by Q&A session.
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» Download additional information about the robotic concept to capture and redirect a small asteroid (PDF)
» Download additional information about the robotic concept to pluck a boulder from a larger asteroid (PDF)
» Watch: Asteroid Redirect Mission: Boulder Collection Concept

Broad Agency Announcement 
An overview of the Asteroid Redirect Mission Broad Agency Announcement including expert review of the major components—capture systems, rendezvous sensors, secondary payloads, commercial spacecraft buses, and partnerships for the crewed mission. Followed by Q&A session.
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Technology Needs 
A broad overview of current state-of-the-art technologies and technology readiness levels for the Asteroid Redirect Mission.
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Asteroid Grand Challenge 
An update on the agency’s Asteroid Grand Challenge with announcements for new engagement opportunities.
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» Watch: NASA’s Asteroid Data Hunter Video

Next Steps 
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