Heat shields prevent spacecraft entering an atmosphere from burning up. Ideally, NASA would like a heat shield to be extra thick but light enough to allow for extra equipment onboard.
Heat shields prevent spacecraft entering an atmosphere from burning up. Ideally, NASA would like a heat shield to be extra thick but light enough to allow for extra equipment onboard.
Heat shields prevent spacecraft entering an atmosphere from burning up. Ideally, NASA would like a heat shield to be extra thick but light enough to allow for extra equipment onboard.