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Spacecraft
MPO
Mercury Planetary Orbiter [MPO]
[Credit: ESA]
MMO
Mercury Magnetospheric Orbiter [MMO]
[Credit: JAXA]
MMO
Mercury Magnetospheric Orbiter [MMO]
[Credit: JAXA]
MMO
Mercury Magnetospheric Orbiter [MMO]
[Credit: JAXA]
MMO MPO Post Card
MMO and MPO: Post Card
[Credit: JAXA]
MMO Paper Craft
MMO: Paper model (in Japanese)
[Credit: JAXA]
BepiColombo heads to Mercury
BepiColombo heads to Mercury
[Credit: ESA]
Movie
BepiColombo VTR
Movie: JAXA/BepiColombo project VTR
(QuickTime: 10min / 18MB)
[Credit: JAXA]
MMO VTR
Movie(no sound): MMO boom extension
(AVI: 2min / 37MB)
Mercury
Geology and Magnetosphere
Mercury: Geology and Magnetosphere
[Credit: ESA]
Mercury Surface taken by Mariner 10
Mercury Surface taken by Mariner 10
[Credit: NASA]
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Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS) European Space Agency (ESA) BepiColombo Project (ESA)
BepiColombo, a cooperative mission by Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) / Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS) and European Space Agency (ESA), will explore Mercury, the planet closest to the Sun. ISAS/JAXA is building one of the main spacecraft, the Mercury Magnetospheric Orbiter (MMO), and ESA will contribute the other, the Mercury Planetary Orbiter (MPO).
[Mercury exploration] JAXA >> ISAS >> [Space Plasma Group, ISAS/JAXA]
E-mail: mercuryweb@stp.isas.jaxa.jp / FAX: 042-759-8456