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Planetary RadioJanuary 26, 2004

Opportunity Lands and Hope Builds for Spirit

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Rob Manning

Chief Engineer, Mars Exploration Directorate, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

We celebrate the perfect landing of Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity, and the astounding pictures it has already taken of the Meridiani Planum. Special guest Rob Manning is the Entry, Descent and Landing Development Manager for Spirit and Opportunity. Lots more, including excerpts from press briefings at JPL, two more Student Astronauts, and a name that outcropping" contest from Bruce Betts."

Listen more: Opportunity, Spirit, Contests, Planetary Radio, Mars Exploration Rovers, Mars, past projects

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