Spacecraft approaching two asteroids.

Artist's concept of DART approaching an binary asteroid. Credit: NASA/Johns Hopkins Universrity Applied Physics Laboratory

Goals DART, or Double Asteroid Redirection Test, will be the first attempt to change the course of an asteroid with a kinetic impact.
Proposed Launch ~2020-2021
Science Targets Binary Asteroid Didymos, Near-Earth Asteriods
Type Impact
Agency NASA
Mission Websites http://dart.jhuapl.edu

https://www.nasa.gov/planetarydefense/dart

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