Spacecraft Landing
Sept. 1, 2023, 4 a.m.

OSIRIS-Rex Sample Return

Earth Atlas V 411 | OSIRIS-REx

In September 2023 the OSIRIS-REx return capsule will re-enter Earth's atmosphere and land under a parachute at the Air Force's Utah Test and Training Range

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Atlas V 411 | OSIRIS-REx

United Launch Alliance | USA
Cape Canaveral, FL, USA
Sept. 8, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
Status: Launch Successful
Mission: Robotic Exploration

The Origins-Spectral Interpretation-Resource Identification-Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS REx) mission will be the first U.S. mission to carry samples from an asteroid back to Earth and will help scientists investigate how planets formed and how life began, as well as improve our understanding of asteroids that could impact Earth.

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