Europa Orbiter

The (Europa Orbiter) mission is part of NASA's Ice and Fire projects. This mission will send a spacecraft to Europa to measure the surface ice thickness and attempt to detect an underlying liquid ocean and measure its depth. The mission would also study surface and interior processes to determine the energy sources and response of the crust.

Mission Timeline

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Last modified: Mar 28, 1998