Reply to post: Re: "IXPE's intended to operate for two years"

NASA's new black hole spotter makes it into orbit

HildyJ Silver badge

Re: "IXPE's intended to operate for two years"

Given that Chandra, its predecessor X-ray telescope, had a five year mission that's still going after 22 years, I think we can safely discount the planned mission 2 years and even the deorbit 20 years.

NASA is the gift that keeps on giving.

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