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Mars Pathfinder Lander Preparations
Mars Pathfinder Lander Preparations (click to enlarge)

Mars Pathfinder Lander Preparations
Date: 2 Oct 1996

In Spacecraft Assembly and Encapsulation Facility-2 (SAEF-2), Jet Propulsion Laboratory workers are closing up the metal "petals" of the Mars Pathfinder lander. The Sojourner small rover is visible on one of the three petals.

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