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View Full Version : Government Shutdown Stops MAVEN Work; Threatens NASA Mars Launch!



Fraser
2013-Oct-02, 02:00 AM
The upcoming Nov. 18 blastoff of NASA’s next mission to Mars – the “breathtaking beautiful” MAVEN orbiter – is threatened by the today’s (Oct. 1) shutdown of the US Federal Government. And the team is very “concerned”, although not yet “panicked.” MAVEN’s launch is endangered by the endless political infighting in Washington DC. And the […]

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