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Earth Return Orbiter

Airbus was selected in 2020 by the European Space Agency as prime contractor for the Earth Return Orbiter (ERO) spacecraft. The ERO is a key element of the joint European/U.S. Mars Sample Return Campaign – a set of three separately-launched missions to achieve the objective of bringing Mars samples to Earth before the end of 2031.

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