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View Full Version : ESA’s Rosetta Mission sets November 12th as the Landing Date for Philae



Fraser
2014-Sep-27, 03:10 PM
ESA Rosetta mission planners have selected November 12th, one day later than initially planned, for the historic landing of Philae on a comet’s surface. The landing on*67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko will be especially challenging for the*washing machine-sized lander. While mission scientists consider their choice*of comet for the mission to be an incredibly good one for scientific investigation and […]

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