Intuitive Machines aims to assist NASA with Mars Sample Return

TechCrunch May 15, 2024, 01:00 AM UTC

Summary: Intuitive Machines plans to adapt its lunar technology for NASA's Mars Sample Return mission, aiming to simplify the complex and expensive architecture. The company, known for its historic lunar landing, anticipates lucrative contracts potentially worth billions. With a 300% revenue increase to $73 million in the last quarter, Intuitive Machines is also eyeing commercial lunar missions and a $4.6 billion Lunar Terrain Vehicle Services program.

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