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NASA’s Lucy mission passes critical mission milestone – Satellite News Digest

NASA’s Lucy mission has completed its Systems Integration Review, which ensured segments, components, and subsystems, scientific instrumentation, electrical and communication systems, and navigation systems are on schedule to be integrated into the system. It confirmed that facilities, support personnel, and plans and procedures are on schedule to support integration.

1st laser detection of space debris in daylight – Satellite News Digest

A recent study has proved it is possible, in full daylight, to use lasers to determine the distance to space debris. This new laser ranging method will help improve orbit predictions for debris objects, drastically increasing the time available to make observations and keeping valuable spacecraft safe.