20 March 2023
AROSE AWARDED STAGE 1 GRANT TO DESIGN LUNAR ROVER FOR MOON MISSION
MEDIA RELEASE Monday 20 March 2023 AROSE AWARDED STAGE 1 GRANT TO DESIGN LUNAR ROVER FOR...
This website may not work correctly in Internet Explorer. We recommend switching to a more secure modern web browser such as Microsoft Edge which is already installed on your computer.
An Australian rover for use on the Moon is one step closer to reality after AROSE consortium received a funding boost from the federal government’s Moon to Mars Initiative Demonstrator Feasibility grants, administered through the Australian Space Agency. This initiative was also supported by sponsorship from industry partners; IMDEX, OZ Minerals and SOUTH32.
AROSE will use the funding to develop a pilot concept for a remotely operated Lunar Construction Rover that NASA could use as part of its Artemis Mission to return to the Moon by 2024 and establish a sustained and safe presence there.
Read more about the Lunar Service Rover
The power of collaboration
By joining AROSE as a corporate member your organisation can participate in knowledge sharing and collaboration, improving outcomes for all involved.
Latest news & events