Author(s): David E. Smith
Co-Author(s): N/A
Panel Selection: Satellites: Galilean satellites, Titan, and the other satellites of the giant planets.
Institution: NASA Goddard Space Flight Cener
Due to budget constraints, the proposed Europa Jupiter System Mission is unlikely to occur as planned. We propose to split EJSM into three small, more affordable and less risky missions that return science earlier (about the same time as the launch date of ELSM) and in easier to accomodate budgets.