View Full Version : Stardust-NExT sees Jets and impact crater at Comet Tempel 1 and says Farewell !

2011-Mar-25, 12:10 AM
Farewell Stardust-NExT ! Today marks the end to the final chapter in the illustrious saga of NASA’s Stardust-NExT spacecraft, a groundbreaking mission of cometary exploration. Mission controllers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory commanded the probe to fire the main engines for the very last time today at about 7 p.m. EDT (March 24). The burn [...]

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2011-Mar-25, 03:04 AM
Thanks Stardust-NExT, you did great.