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MRO snaps perfect MSL Entry, Descent & Landing Portrait | Chime.in

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After making its turbulent and equally successful Entry, Descent and Landing early on August 6, 2012 (GMT), the Curiosity Rover and its Mission Team have started to get settled with the Rover inside Gale Crater and Mission Controllers inside the Surface Operations Control Room. The day was a huge success in terms of the big picture: Curiosity made a successful Landing, returned stable data and telemetry and, as a bonus, started sending amazing images right away.

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Written by edparnell

September 16, 2012 at 2:08 am

Posted in Awesome, Space

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