Pluto Kuiper Express


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Pluto Kuiper Express

A mission planned to investigate Pluto and Charon, at present under study. It is hoped to reach Pluto by 2010.
Collins Dictionary of Astronomy © Market House Books Ltd, 2006
References in periodicals archive ?
This revelation led to a multiple-target concept called Pluto Express, which soon morphed into Pluto Kuiper Express. But when NASA canceled the mission in 2000, a groundswell of scientists, citizens, and advocacy groups pushed back.