The private effort to reactivate the 1970s ISEE-3 space probe has successfully re-established two way communications with the spacecraft.


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The private effort to reactivate the 1970s ISEE-3 space probe has successfully re-established two way communications with the spacecraft.

They will spend the next few days assessing ISEE-3’s overall health in order to plan the engine burns necessary to get it back to its original location orbiting the Sun near Earth.

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