Re: ion satellite?

Lloyd Verhage (verhage@humec.ksu.edu)
Tue, 29 Sep 1998 07:18:10 CST6CDT

> I heard about a satellite launching around October 20th that has something to
> do on ion propulsion, and that it can travel 10,000mph faster than ordinary
> satellites. Does anyone know anything about this, or have an idea of what I'm
> talking about?

Its Deep Space 1, the first of the New Milliumium Projects by NASA.  
They have a webpage.

Lloyd