ESCAPADE

Escape and Plasma Acceleration and Dynamics Explorers

future Mission
An animation showing Mars against a black background. Two spacecraft – like short gray cyclinders with flat panels on the right and left – orbit the planet.

The two ESCAPADE spacecraft will study the transfer of solar wind energy and momentum through Mars’ unique hybrid magnetosphere.

Type

Orbiter

Launch

2024

Target

Mars

Objective

Study the magnetosphere of Mars
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