| A manned ADS, as viewed by a Pod.
| NaviComp name || ADS
| NaviComp coordinates ||
or Asteroid Detection System
is a station used for detecting and tracking asteroids. While completing missions, it is learned that the ADS discovered the asteroids EMA
, and JOR
Mission 17 begins the initial construction and uses a Resupply Module Dockable to place an ADS Core Module at the pre-selected location.
With Mission 20
, 2 ADS Sensor Wings
Mission 29 expands the station by adding 2 Large Solar Panels, a Control Room and a Pod.
Finally, Mission 34
further adds more station modules; to-wit, an Orion Crew Capsule
with a Service Module
, and an ISAAC Module
From ADS you can get to HOM(800) and KAT(830).
As of Version 1.8.9, the ADS does not actually perform any task (it doesn't track asteroids), but Space Agency 2 may add a use for this.