BepiColombo power struggle could leave probe short of Mercury's orbit

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Thruster problems with BepiColombo, the joint ESA and JAXA mission to Mercury, could cause headaches for managers plotting the spacecraft's trajectory and insertion into Mercury's orbit.
On April 26, as the spacecraft was scheduled to begin its next maneuver, the Mercury Transfer Module (MTM) "failed to deliver enough electrical power to the spacecraft's…

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