The OSIRIS-REx asteroid sample return mission saw a flawless launch on Sept. 8. So what happens next?
A KVOA reporter asked alumnus Kristofer Drozd just that on launch day. Drozd, who is pursuing a doctorate in the department of systems and industrial engineering, serves on the spacecraft's operations engineering team.
Find out what he and his team will do to guide and support OSIRIS-REx over the next seven years.