February 2, 2023

PASADENA, CA—Sandra Cauffman, Chair of the INCUS Science Review Board (SRB), has stated in the INCUS SRB preliminary report that “The SRB conclusion is that the project has passed the SRR/MDR [Science Readiness Review/Mission Design Review].”

The SRR/MDR process is a key step in progressing past Phase A, the concept and technology development phase, and into Phase B, the preliminary design and technology completion phase. The SRR/MDR board met with key members of the INCUS team at JPL; this meeting included discussions on the science and engineering of the INCUS mission.

Congratulations to all of the INCUS team members in successfully passing the SRR/MDR!