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Class: Planetary. Type: Mars. Nation: USA. Agency: NASA/JPL.
Mars lander with surface rover. Landed a mini-rover to the Mars surface. Test of airbag and rover technologies. First successful Mars landing mission since Viking.
Mars Pathfinder Chronology
04 December 1996
Mars Pathfinder Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Delta 7925.
En route Mars
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