Space 'Tow Truck' Commissioned for World's First Debris Removal Mission

The European Space Agency and Swiss startup ClearSpace are teaming up on a 'space tow truck and cleanup service.' The ClearSpace-1 'chaser' will be equipped with robotic arms to grab and remove failed satellites.
Published: 12:48 PM CST December 9, 2019
Updated: 11:54 AM CST December 9, 2019