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November 16, 1998

John McNamee
Mars Surveyor 98 Project Manager

Mars Climate Orbiter: Launch -24 Days

The final launch Operations Readiness Test (ORT) was conducted successfully. Battery conditioning is in process.

Mars Polar Lander: Launch - 48 Days

Battery charge and other closeout activities were accomplished.

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Mars Surveyor 98 Spacecraft At Kennedy Space Center
November 16, 1998

Mars Climate Orbiter
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Mars Polar Lander
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