MAVEN at launch pad. Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls
Mars-Bound MAVEN at the Launch Pad

Two days before the scheduled launch tp Mars, the United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket and NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft rolled out of the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Space Launch Complex 41 Vertical Integration Facility to the launch pad, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, Cape Canaveral, Florida.  


Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

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