Considerations for Cave and Lava Tube Selection

  • Manfred “Dutch” von Ehrenfried
Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)


The approximate locations of caves or lava tubes will have been determined by mission planners while picking the landing site(s) using inputs from the science community and the flight planning and operations teams, on the basis of satellite reconnaissance and lessons from the robotic missions.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Manfred “Dutch” von Ehrenfried
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  1. 1.LeanderUSA

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