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Mars Phoenix Lander

Mars Phoenix Lander was the first NASA Mars Scout programme mission. It was launched from Kennedy Space Center on 4 August 2007. The Phoenix lander descended...

Stardust Spacecraft

The Stardust spacecraft returned the world's first particles from a comet. Stardust was a NASA's Comet Sample Return Mission. Encounter with Wild 2 About the Spacecraft The Stardust...

Mercury Spacecraft

The Mercury Spacecraft was the first American manned spacecraft. Each Mercury capsule was named by the astronaut who flew in it. The names of...

Viking Spacecraft

NASA's Viking program consisted of two unmanned space missions to Mars: Viking 1 and Viking 2. Each Viking Spacecraft consisted of an orbiter and...

Smart-1

SMART-1 is the first European spacecraft to orbit the Moon and the first European probe to use an ion engine as its main propulsion...

New Horizons Spacecraft

New Horizons Spacecraft was the first probe to fly by and study the dwarf planet Pluto and its moons, Charon, Nix and Hydra and...

Shenzhou Spacecraft

Shenzhou is a Chinese Spacecraft with manned capabilities. Shenzhou means Divine Ship (God Vessel or Magic Vessel). It is launched on a Long March 2F booster...

Mars Pathfinder – Sojourner

The Mars Pathfinder was launched 2nd December,1996. It was the second of NASA's low-cost planetary missions. It consisted of a stationary lander and rover robot,...

Federation Spacecraft

Federation Spacecraft is a Russian manned transport vehicle designed to deliver people and cargo to the Moon and orbital stations in near-earth orbit. It is developed...

MAVEN

MAVEN (Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN) is NASA's first mission dedicated to studying the red planet's upper atmosphere. It was launched on 18 November...