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Mars smallsat mission bumped from launch

On Sep 22, 2020
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RT @SpaceNews_Inc: A smallsat mission to study the atmosphere of Mars is looking for a new ride after being removed as a secondary payload on the launch of a NASA asteroid mission. https://t.co/Atph6LYGsY https://t.co/cQGJJZiOZO
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A pair of smallsats to study the Martian atmosphere have been bumped as a secondary payload on a NASA asteroid mission.

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On Sep 22, 2020
@jeff_foust shared
RT @SpaceNews_Inc: A smallsat mission to study the atmosphere of Mars is looking for a new ride after being removed as a secondary payload on the launch of a NASA asteroid mission. https://t.co/Atph6LYGsY https://t.co/cQGJJZiOZO
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Mars smallsat mission bumped from launch

Mars smallsat mission bumped from launch

A pair of smallsats to study the Martian atmosphere have been bumped as a secondary payload on a NASA asteroid mission.

Mars smallsat mission bumped from launch

Mars smallsat mission bumped from launch

Jeff Foust, WASHINGTON — A smallsat mission to study the atmosphere of Mars is looking for a new ride after being removed as a secondary payload on the launch of a NASA asteroid ...

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