Reply to post: Re: I'm curious

Purple glistening plasma, you say? Orion plummets back to Earth

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Re: I'm curious

Rendezvous, while trivial (in the grand scheme of things) for probes, becomes life and death and time limited for Astronauts. So taking it all with you, has advantages. Proves/automated craft can "wait a day or two" if they miss something or should a part perform under spec.

(I assume, IANAA but do play KSP ;) )

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