Since 2007, Stardust-NExT executed eight flight path correction maneuvers, logged four circuits around the sun and used one Earth gravity assist to meet up with Tempel 1.
What does EGA stand for?
EGA stands for Earth Gravity Assist (gravity speed boost to a satellite)
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We have 72 other meanings of EGA in our Acronym Attic
- Eosinophil Granule mAb (monoclonal antibody)
- Everybody's Golf 2 (game)
- Everybody's Golf 3 (game)
- Everybody's Golf 4 (game)
- E-Government for Development (government services via the Internet)
- Everybody's Golf 5 (game)
- Everybody's Golf 6 (game)
- E-Government Act of 2002
- E-Government Authority (United Arab Emirates)
- Eagle, Globe, and Anchor (emblem of the United States Marine Corps)
- Edizioni Gruppo Abele (Abel Editions Group; activist organization, Italy)
- Edwin Gould Academy (New York City)
- Egyptian German Automotive Co.
- El Golea, Algeria (airport code)
- Elberton Granite Association, Inc. (Elberton, GA)
- Électricité Générale Appliquée (French: Applied General Electric)
- Électricité Générale d'Ajaccio (French: General Power of Ajaccio; Ajaccio, France)
- Électricité Générale et Automatisme (French: General Electric and Automation)
- Electronic Great Awakening (educational/religious techno-literacy program)
- Elegant Gothic Aristocrat (Japanese fashion)
Samples in periodicals archive:
It will then pass by asteroid Otawara in July 2006 and complete another Earth gravity assist in November 2007.
15, 2001 Earth gravity assist to meet up with comet Wild 2