Mars rover Opportunity declared dead after 15 years of scientific exploration (page 3)

Washington (AFP) Feb 13, 2019 US space agency NASA will make one final attempt to contact its Opportunity Rover on Mars late Tuesday, eight months after it last made contact. The agency also said it would hold a briefing Wednesday, during which it will likely officially declare the end of the mission. Opportunity landed on Mars in 2004 and covered 28 miles (45 kilometers) on the planet, securing its place in history

Mars rover Opportunity declared dead after 15 years of scientific exploration

Opportunity's 15-year scientific mission is officially done, and so is the Martian rover.

Wed 13 Feb 19 from UPI

NASA declares 'mission complete' for Opportunity rover

After nearly 15 years exploring the Red Planet, the Mars Exploration Rover mission has come to a close.

Wed 13 Feb 19 from Astronomy.com

NASA bids adieu to Mars rover Opportunity

Opportunity, a remarkably durable NASA rover designed to roll along the surface of Mars for three months, has stopped communicating with Earth after

Thu 14 Feb 19 from The Hindu

NASA's Opportunity rover mission on Mars comes to end

One of the most successful and enduring feats of interplanetary exploration, NASA's Opportunity rover mission is at an end after almost 15 years exploring the surface of Mars and helping lay ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from ScienceDaily

NASA to make final attempt to contact Mars Opportunity Rover

Washington (AFP) Feb 13, 2019 US space agency NASA will make one final attempt to contact its Opportunity Rover on Mars late Tuesday, eight months after it last made contact. The agency ...

Wed 13 Feb 19 from SpaceDaily

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