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Fraser
2013-Jun-17, 09:10 PM
We knew it was coming, but it is still sad to see the end of a mission. Controllers for the Herschel space telescope sent finals command today to put the observatory into a heliocentric parking orbit. Commands were sent at 12:25 GMT on June 17, 2013, marking the official end of operations for Herschel. But [...]

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