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NASA Mars Orbiter Preparing for InSight Lander's 2016 Arrival
28 Jul 2015
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter will fire thrusters on Wednesday for a maneuver to get into position for the 2016 arrival of InSight, NASA's next Mars lander.
MarCO: First Interplanetary CubeSat Mission
12 Jun 2015
Two miniature satellites will be hitching a ride to the Red Planet with the InSight mission.
NASA Begins Testing Mars Lander for Next Mission to Red Planet
27 May 2015
Testing is underway on NASA's next mission on the journey to Mars, a stationary lander scheduled to launch in March 2016.
Single Site on Mars Advanced for 2016 NASA Lander
4 Mar 2015
NASA's next mission to Mars, InSight, is on track to launch a year from today and to study the Red Planet's interior to learn about how rocky planets like Earth evolved.
Next NASA Mission to Mars Reaches Development Milestone
17 Nov 2014
NASA's InSight mission has begun the assembly, test and launch operations (ATLO) phase of its development, on track for a March 2016 launch to Mars.
JPL to Host 'NASA Social' Highlighting Comets
4 Sep 2014
NASA will hold a one-day NASA Social for up to 50 of its social media followers on Oct. 13, 2014, at the agency's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif.
Construction to Begin on 2016 NASA Mars Lander
19 May 2014
NASA and its international partners now have the go-ahead to begin construction on a new Mars lander, after it completed a successful Mission Critical Design Review on Friday.
NASA and French Space Agency Sign Agreement for Mars Mission
10 Feb 2014
The NASA Administrator and the president of the National Center of Space Studies of France signed an implementing agreement Monday for cooperation on a future NASA Mars lander called InSight.
NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for InSight Mission
19 Dec 2013
NASA has selected United Launch Services LLC of Centennial, Colo., to launch the Interior Exploration Using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) mission to Mars.
NASA Evaluates Four Candidate Sites for 2016 Mars Mission
4 Sep 2013
NASA has narrowed to four the number of potential landing sites for the agency's next mission to the surface of Mars, a 2016 lander to study the planet's interior.
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Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015