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Read the release: Martian Reminder of a Pioneering Flight Martian Reminder of a Pioneering Flight
Names related to the first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic have been informally assigned to a crater NASA's Opportunity Mars rover is studying. This false-color view of the "Spirit of St. Louis Crater" and the "Lindbergh Mound" inside it comes from Opportunity's panoramic camera. >>
Read the release: 'Rock Spire in 'Spirit of St. Louis Crater' on Mars Rock Spire in 'Spirit of St. Louis Crater' on Mars
An elongated crater called "Spirit of St. Louis," with a rock spire in it, dominates a recent scene from the panoramic camera (Pancam) on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity. >>
Read the release: 'Mars Test Rover Joins Runners at Finish Line' Mars Test Rover Joins Runners at Finish Line
Runners at JPL cheer as a test model of NASA's Mars rover Opportunity does a ceremonial "crossing the finish line" after a relay marathon to celebrate the real rover surpassing the distance of a marathon race on Mars. >>
Read the release: 'Rover Amnesia Event Follows Latest Memory Reformatting' Rover Amnesia Event Follows Latest Memory Reformatting
The team operating NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity learned Thursday that the long-lived rover experienced a brief amnesia event related to its flash memory, the first since a reformatting of that nonvolatile type of memory a week earlier. >>
Read the release: 'NASA's Opportunity Mars Rover Passes Marathon Distance' NASA's Opportunity Mars Rover Passes Marathon Distance
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity completed its first Mars marathon Tuesday -- 26.219 miles (42.195 kilometers) with a finish time of roughly 11 years and two months. >>
Read the release: 'NASA Reformats Memory of Longest-Running Mars Rover' NASA Reformats Memory of Longest-Running Mars Rover
After avoiding use of the rover's flash memory for three months, the team operating NASA's 11-year-old Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has reformatted the vehicle's flash memory banks and resumed storing some data overnight for transmitting later. >>
Read the release: 'Rover Examining Odd Mars Rocks at Valley Overlook' Rover Examining Odd Mars Rocks at Valley Overlook
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is investigating unusual rocks before reformatting the rover's memory and continued driving toward "Marathon Valley." >>
Opportunity Rover Nears Mars Marathon Feat Opportunity Rover Nears Mars Marathon Feat
In February 2015, NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is approaching a cumulative driving distance on Mars equal to the length of a marathon race. This map shows the rover's position relative to where it could surpass that distance. >>
High Viewpoint for 11-Year-Old Rover Mission on Mars Hilltop Panorama Marks Mars Rover's 11th Anniversary
A panorama from one of the highest elevations that NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has reached in its 11 years on Mars includes the U.S. flag at the summit. >>
NASA Mars Rover Opportunity Climbs to High Point on Rim NASA Mars Rover Opportunity Climbs to High Point on Rim
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity, continuing to drive while engineers tackle a flash-memory issue, has reached a crater-rim high point on "Cape Tribulation." >>
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