MARS ODYSSEY

Launch Details
Launched 6 April 2001
Flight ended
Status Extended mission
Destination Mars Orbit
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 26734
COSPAR ID 2001-013A
Observing

Timeline

2001 Apr 7 Launch from Cape Canaveral SLC-17A
2001 Oct 24 Insertion into orbit around Mars
2002 Feb 19 Beginning of scientific mapping mission
2012 Jun Failure of one of the spacecraft's flywheels
2012 Jul Spacecraft returns to nominal operations

Ashburn

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Longitude:
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39.04°N
77.49°W
EDT

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