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MSL is on its way to Mars !!!!

26 Nov 2011, 16:08 UTC
MSL is on its way to Mars !!!!
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MSL is on its way to Mars !!!! Next Stop Gale. Congrats to NASA, JPL and the ULA Atlas V / Centaur teams. –Ben A signal from NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft, including the new Curiosity rover, has been received by officials on the ground. The spacecraft is flying free and headed for Mars after [...]

MSL is on its way to Mars !!!!
Next Stop Gale.
Congrats to NASA, JPL and the ULA Atlas V / Centaur teams.
–Ben
A signal from NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft, including the new Curiosity rover, has been received by officials on the ground. The spacecraft is flying free and headed for Mars after separation from the United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket that started the spacecraft on its journey to the Red Planet. Liftoff was on time at 10:02 a.m. EST from Space Launch Complex 41 on Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida…

http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/msl/index.html

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