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control moment gyroscope


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A gyroscope used for the attitude control of a spacecraft, part of the attitude and orbit control subsystem. The International Space Station has four control moment gyroscopes, but only two are required for the station's attitude control.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.


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