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The Tragedy of Mars Observer

Show simple item record Cunningham, G. en_US 2004-09-30 2004-09-30 1996-06-30 en_US
dc.identifier.citation San Francisco, California, USA en_US
dc.identifier.clearanceno 96-0206 en_US
dc.description.abstract The Mars Observer project was conceived by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in the early 1980's as the first of a series of missions that would utilize commercially available earth orbital spacecraft adapted for deep space use. The spacecraft failed catastrophically on August 22, 1993, three days before reaching Mars. en_US
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dc.language.iso en_US
dc.subject.other Observer Mars Observer catastrophic failure en_US
dc.title The Tragedy of Mars Observer en_US

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