Planetary Defense Foundation – Films – Near Earth Objects – Deflection Demonstration – Senarios

Vessel = SLS – Not released from Orbiter Hanger Mod –

NASA – Space Launch System / SLS

Planetary Defense Foundation – Films / Script Objective

  • Demonstrate a early NEO Object Launch Mission Demonstration – Planetary Defense Foundation – Films
  • SLS Payload min = to low earth orbit =  70,000 kg (150,000 lb) Max SLS Payload =  (280,000 lb)
  • Demonstrate a direct orbital course of a NEO to that of Earth
  • NEO Target = 99942 2004MN4 Also known as Asteroid Apophis
  • – Asteroid Size = 240M / 886 FT in Dimension
  • – Composition Makeup Class = Apollo
  • – Real Life Speed = 30.728 km/s
  • SLS Launch Site = Wideawake International Aerospace – Planetary Defense Foundation – Films
  • Real Life launch site = Kennedy Space Center Florida – LC-39 First Flight = 2014
  • Flight target = 99942 2004MN4
  • Final Objective = Measure a 1 Megaton Nuclear Blast 50 meters from Asteroid 99942 2004MN4 Surface
  • Record 99942 2004MN4 Directional Orbital Speed & Orbital Path Change from its target to that of EarthVisit – Planetary Defense Foundation – Official Website – https://sites.google.com/site/planetarydefensefoundation/
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