Making Light Work of Orbit and Attitude Control (image) Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Share Print E-Mail Caption The new gyroscope could one day help a satellite bus like this with attitude detection: the platform of the approximately one-meter long TET-1 satellite. Credit © Astro Feinwerktechnik Adlershof GmbH Usage Restrictions The picture may be used for editorial purposes only. It is protected by copyright. The use is free of charge if the reference is mentioned. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.