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25/05/2008 Phoenix lander lands on Mars

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Phoenix Mars Landing: Nerves and Joy

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Touchdown! Nasa's Phoenix Space Craft Lands On Mars

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The Phoenix Mars Lander

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InSight: Landing on Mars

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OTD in Space – May 25: Phoenix Spacecraft Lands on Mars

Phoenix was a robotic spacecraft on a space exploration mission on Mars under the Mars Scout Program. The Phoenix lander landed on Mars in 2008. Mission scientists used instruments aboard the lander to assess the local habitability and to research the history of water there. The total mission cost was about US $386 million.