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Jupiter Icy Moon Orbiter

Jupiter Icy Moon Orbiter
The JIMO mission was designed to observe the moons of Jupiter but lost funding. It was to have an ion propulsion engine called HiPEP (powered by a small fission reactor) and a Brayton conversion system which would convert reactor heat into electricity.


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Posted by nova on April 10, 2007
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Posted by CopyCat on July 1, 2007 at 7:44 pm
I hate these videos that don't say anything... Tell me something damnit, I'm not smart enough to just look at the pictures and know all of whats going on... Grrr !!!
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