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Robotic satellite assembly. Computer illustration showing robotic assembly and deployment of large antenna reflectors on a satellite in Earth orbit. NASA's Dragonfly project has successfully tested a lightweight robotic system with an arm that can operate controls and install delicate hardware in space, as well as assemble satellites (or other space infrastructure) too massive to be launched to space in their final state.
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