MARS PATHFINDER

Launch Details
Launched 3 December 1996
Flight ended 3 July 1997
Status Decayed
Destination Mars Landing
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 24667
COSPAR ID 1996-068A
Observing

Timeline

1996 Dec 4 Launch from Cape Canaveral LC-17
1997 Jul 4 Landing on Mars
1997 Jul 4 Exit of Sojourner rover from lander
1997 Sep 27 Final data received from Sojourner rover
1997 Oct 7 Communication lost
1998 Mar 10 End of mission
2007 Jan Pathfinder lander photographed by Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

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47.61°N
122.33°W
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