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Here's a Quick Guide to the Mission Section:

STATUS: Status reports will be provided when the mission is in operations

In the meantime, please see:
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MISSION TEAM: the people who are making this mission possible.

This section describes all of the parts that makeup the launch vehicle, the spacecraft, and the rover. For the sequence of events, please see the mission timeline below.

LAUNCH VEHICLE: Learn all about the rocket that will launch the spacecraft

SPACECRAFT: Explore all of the spacecraft parts, including:

MISSION TIMELINE: Follow along with each step of the mission, including:

COMMUNICATIONS WITH EARTH: Talking with the rovers through the antennas of the Deep Space Network