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ROSALIND FRANKLIN (ROVER)

Target: Mars  
State: Planned

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Mission

Kind: Lunar orbiter

State: Successful

Place: Moon

Operator: GSMZ Lavochkin

Instruments: MagnetometerGamma-ray spectrometerFive gas-discharge countersTwo ion traps/charged particle trapPiezoelectric micrometeorite detectorInfrared detectorLow-energy x-ray photon counters

Date

Start:

Duration: 60 days

Mission Ending

Last Contact: 30 May 1966

Rocket

Rocket: Molniya-M 8K78M

Kind: GSMZ Lavochkin

Manufacturer: GSMZ Lavochkin

Mass: 1582 kg

Launch Site: Baikonur, Site 31/6

Flyby

"Requesting permission for flyby." Maverick - Top Gun

Orbit

Reference System: Selenocentric

1º Orbit: Lunar

Lander

"The journey, not the arrival, matters; the voyage, not the landing." - Paul Theroux



Luna 10 (E-6S series) was a 1966 Soviet Luna program, robotic spacecraft mission, also called Lunik 10. It was the first artificial satellite of the Moon.

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