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Tra-Mi Ho

Tra-Mi Ho

Tra-Mi Ho works at the DLR Institute for Space Systems in Bremen and is the project manager for the MASCOT asteroid lander. Her job is to bring together a large, international team, find solutions and satisfy them all. And last but not least, to make sure that everyone achieves their goal together - a successful landing on the asteroid Ryugu.

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Space | 02. October 2018

MASCOT – Just hours before separation

About 7 years ago, when the MASCOT lander took its 'first steps' in the form of a CAD drawing was – at least for some of us – an unimaginable moment. Today, we are in the control room, following the slow descent of the Hayabusa2 spacecraft carrying our small landing package through the returned housekeeping data. We are ready to go. read more