Coming Soon: The Latest Tracking and Data Relay Satellite, TDRS-M 2 years ago

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TDRS-M will enable groundbreaking science and expand the current fleet of satellites. TDRS puts the "space" in Space Network. In geosynchronous orbit around Earth, the TDRS constellation ensures reliable, global communications coverage to more than 35 NASA spacecraft. TDRS-M will be the 12th satellite the TDRS team has launched since 1983.

Credit: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center/Stuart Snodgrass

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