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ARM robotic capture vehicle, Option A

ARM robotic capture vehicle, Option A

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ARM robotic capture vehicle, Option A
In Option A, NASA's ARM capture vehicle deploys an inflatable bag around an entire asteroid and redirects it into lunar orbit.

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