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Mars Observer

(MO, Mars Geoscience/Climatology Orbiter)
(failed 1992-1993 Mars orbiter mission)

Mars Observer (MO, aka Mars Geoscience/Climatology Orbiter) was a NASA spacecraft launched in 1992 intended to orbit Mars, which failed in 1993 just before reaching its destination when contact was lost. Instruments:


(spacecraft,Mars,NASA,past)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mars_Observer
https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/missions/mars-observer/
https://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraft/display.action?id=1992-063A
https://mars.nasa.gov/mars-exploration/missions/mars-observer/

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