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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Spirit prepares for launch

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Spirit prepares for launch At Launch Complex 17-A, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, on May 31, 2003, the first half of the fairing for the Mars Exploration Rover 2 (MER-2, also known as MER-A or Spirit) is seen behind the spacecraft.


Original image data dated on or about May 31, 2003.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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