HAIV

(redirected from Hypervelocity Asteroid Intercept Vehicle)
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HAIVHypervelocity Asteroid Intercept Vehicle (astronomy)
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Wie shared that he and his team are studying a concept spacecraft labeled Hypervelocity Asteroid Intercept Vehicle (HAIV) which would be exploded into space to destroy the asteroid via a kinetic impactor and a nuclear bomb tailing it in millisecond.
Wie said his research group was in the process of developing a concept spacecraft called Hypervelocity Asteroid Intercept Vehicle (HAIV), which could be blasted into space to meet the threat and blast a crater into the asteroid with a kinetic impactor, News.com.au reported.
He proposes building a Hypervelocity Asteroid Intercept Vehicle (HAIV) that would disintegrate the asteroid.