Spacecraft over asteroid.

Artist’s concept of the Psyche spacecraft near the surface of the Psyche asteroid. Credit: Credit Maxar (formerly SSL)/ASU/Peter Rubin | › Full image and caption

Goals Psyche is the first mission to explore a world made not of rock or ice, but metal—asteroid Psyche.
Proposed Launch ~2022
Science Targets Main Asteroid Belt, 16 Psyche
Type Orbiter
Agency NASA
Mission Website

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