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October 24, 1998

John McNamee
Mars Surveyor 98 Project Manager

Mars Climate Orbiter: Launch -47 Days

Blanket rework on the orbiter prop module continued. The test team spent the day working open items.

Mars Polar Lander: Launch -71 days

Rocket Engine Module (REM) functional testing was completed successfully and the radar verification portion of the Entry, Descent and Landing (EDL) plugs out test was completed.

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Mars Surveyor 98 Spacecraft At Kennedy Space Center
October 24, 1998

Mars Climate Orbiter
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Mars Polar Lander
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