Brown University students plan to slam a
super-fast spacecraft into the Moon

John Abromowski/Brown University

FLASH Founding Members (left to right)
Andrew Lind, Gregory Sisco, Ross Barney, Robert Legge, Daniel Manian

FLASH Spacecraft

Mission Statement:

Impact a selected target area on the moon at hypervelocity of 10 km/sec using a small, low cost spacecraft by leveraging available, low cost, excess launch capacity

FLASH will:

- impact at 22,000 miles per hour
- be the first student lunar spacecraft
- hit near the Apollo landing sites
- aid lunar geological research