• Mars 2020: Perseverance rover mounted atop Atlas V

    Jul 8, 2020, 12:00 PM
    The Atlas V rocket, ready to make its fifth launch to Mars for the scientific exploration and discovery at the red planet, is loaded with NASA's Perseverance rover and Ingenuity helicopter to begin the Mars 2020 mission.
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  • Mars 2020: Atlas V completes countdown rehearsal

    Jun 24, 2020, 13:11 PM
    The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket has achieved a major milestone in preparation to launch the Mars 2020 mission next month to investigate whether life ever existed on Mars.
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  • Rocket 101: What is WDR?

    Jun 22, 2020, 04:27 AM
    Practice is essential whether you are an athlete preparing for a big game, trying to master the skills of playing a musical instrument or launching a rocket during a narrow opportunity to reach another planet.
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  • Mars 2020: Atlas V stacked for continued launch preps

    Jun 11, 2020, 07:39 AM
    The United States is going back to Mars, and the powerful Atlas V rocket that will launch NASA's Perseverance rover to the red planet has been assembled for liftoff on July 20.
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