Posted by Marc Rayman on 2011/04/07 03:14 CDT
Dawn Journal: Calibrating instruments and thrusters on Vesta approach
Posted by Marc Rayman on 2011/02/03 12:10 CST
Dawn continues its flight through the asteroid belt, steadily heading toward its July rendezvous with Vesta, where it will take up residence for a year. On January 10, Dawn performed some of the activities that it will execute in its low altitude mapping orbit (LAMO) at Vesta.