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Mariner 9 Launch
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Mariner 9 Launch
Date: 30 May 1971

An Atlas-Centaur vehicle carrying the Mariner 9 spacecraft lifted off to Mars at 6:23 p.m. EDT, 30 May 1971, from Cape Kennedy's Launch Complex 36B.

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