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Ryan AndersonOctober 10, 2008

MSL Still Aiming for Oct 2009

This article originally appeared on Ryan Anderson's "The Martian Chronicles" blog and is reposted here with permission.

NASA is holding a press conference right now regarding MSL and it sounds like they are going to press on and try to achieve the October 2009 launch date. More info as it becomes available!

Update: Emily has a much more detailed post about the status of MSL over at the Planetary Society blog.

Read more: mission status, Mars, Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory)

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