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When to Launch Spacecrafts to Mars?

4 Dec 2011, 04:33 UTC
When to Launch Spacecrafts to Mars?
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Last month, Earthling had launched two spacecrafts to explore Mars – the Russian Phobos-Grunt with China Yinghuo-1 piggybacking and NASA Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity. Curiosity had a successful launch and now is on the way to Mars, but unfortunately for Phobos-Grunt, the engine of its Fregat upper stage failed to ignite and it is now [...]

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