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Mars Express

(Mars probe launched by ESA in 2003)

The Mars Express is a Mars probe launched into Mars orbit in 2003 by the European Space Agency. A lander called Beagle 2 failed to land. The orbiter is still in operation as of 2019, with operation planned into 2020 and further mission extensions possible. Instruments:

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Referenced by pages:
Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (ASI)
Centre national d'ètudes spatiales (CNES)
European Space Agency (ESA)