Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter launch on Aug 10

From: Kevin Fetter (
Date: Fri Aug 05 2005 - 13:07:43 EDT

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    On Aug 10, an atlas 5 rocket will be used to send the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, on it's way to
    Launch window opens at 11:54 UTC ( Aug 10 )
    58 mimutes after launch, the rocket will release the spacecraft, and dump it's fuel. 
    Ephemeris data for the spacecraft, starting around the time of release from upper stage is at 
    Maybe someone will observe the MRO, as it heads out to mars.
    Mission details
    Mission Homepage
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