Double Asteroid Redirection Test
Consider the following statements:
- NASA launched its Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) Mission, the world’s first full-scale planetary defence test mission to test technology for defending Earth against potential asteroid or comet hazards.
- DART’s one-way trip is to the Didymos (Greek for “twin”) asteroid system, which comprises a pair of asteroids.
- DART’s target is the moonlet, Dimorphos which orbits Didymos.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are true?
1 and 2
2 and 3
1 and 3
All of the above