7 Total Quotes

Bruce Yost Quotes

The first milestone is to get the flight experience and heritage with this device.
Bruce Yost
#Experience

In the space world, to be able to fly the next new mission, you have to have flight heritage from the previous mission. But if you don't fly the previous mission…it's kind of a chicken and egg thing.
Bruce Yost
#Space

When we're in Sun, we run on the solar cells and charge the batteries. In eclipse, just the batteries power the spacecraft.
Bruce Yost
#Power

We would like to have students and other engineers exercise and operate the spacecraft after the biology has been completed for at least some of that time. Of course, if a critical system were to fail or wear out, like the batteries or communications radio, then that's it … since we do not have a lot of redundancy in the design.
Bruce Yost
#Exercise

In the space world, to be able to fly the next new mission, you have to have flight heritage from the previous mission. But if you don't fly the previous missionit's kind of a chicken and egg thing.
Bruce Yost
#Heritage #Fly

We would like to have students and other engineers exercise and operate the spacecraft after the biology has been completed for at least some of that time. Of course, if a critical system were to fail or wear out, like the batteries or communications radio, then that's it since we do not have a lot of redundancy in the design.
Bruce Yost
#Radio