The Last Flight Of The Cassini Spacecraft

Nov 1, 2017

Georgia Tech is not just looking at interstellar space, it’s also traveling through it. Georgia Tech student Michael Staab is a spacecraft flight controller for NASA. He piloted the Cassini spacecraft, which traveled around Saturn and nearby moons collecting data. The spacecraft finished its mission in September, and plunged head first into its final resting place: Saturn. We catch up with Michael Staab about Cassini’s grand finale.