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Rosalind Franklin

(ExoMars Rover)
(Mars rover in development for 2020 launch)

The Rosalind Franklin is the official name of the ExoMars Rover (named to honor an English scientist), a Mars rover project of the European Space Agency (ESA) and Roscosmos, as part of their ExoMars program of Mars exploration. Plans as of 10/2020 are to launch in September 2022, to land in June 2023 for at least seven months of operation. Instruments:

Some instruments that were considered:

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