NASA readies Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator flying saucer for future Mars, asteroid missions

April 12, 2014 11:22 AM

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This is not a hoax. NASA is really preparing to test its Low Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD). The LDSD is a flying saucer shaped decelerator meant to increase NASA’s payload delivery capacity on future Mars missions.

(Photo : NASA/JPL)

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