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: 1:48 PM EST December 9, 2019
Updated: 12:54 PM EST December 9, 2019