[SpaceProgram] Lagrange Solar Sail Challenge

Alex Cureton-Griffiths alexcg at gmail.com
Mon Oct 1 06:45:18 CEST 2012

That would kick all kinds of ass. It's audacious, and I love the competitive aspect. Also sounds like real kickstarter bait, and could get different sponsors for different teams (perhaps solar power companies amongst others, and companies who want to look more solary, like Shell)

On 1 Oct, 2012, at 12:42 PM, Jerry Isdale wrote:

> What do you think of a challenge to sail a solar sail around 3 earth Lagrange points?
> Would it be possible to control a sail to navigate around three such points?
> Maybe have a Spacers Cup, akin to America's Cup sail race.
> Jerry Isdale
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