Friday, November 25, 2011

Mars-bound Atlas 5 rocket...

is rolled out to Cape Canaveral's Complex 41 pad for launch tomorrow morning at 7:02 am PST, successfully completing the first third-of-a-mile of the spacecraft's 354-million-mile voyage (click to enlarge):
There's a 70% chance of favorable weather at the time of lift-off.   Get mission updates here, and watch the launch on NASA-TV.

Photo credit: NASA-KSC.

1 comment:

  1. Awesome, not too much is more exciting then sending a geologist to mars.. even if it is a robot.