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USA - Mars Global Surveyor mission
The Surveyor spacecraft was launched from the Cape Canaveral Air Station in Florida in November 1996 aboard a Delta II rocket. The spacecraft traveled nearly 750 million kilometers over the course of a 300-day cruise to reach Mars.