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The Mars '98 Landing Site

The Mars '98 lander was suppose to land near the south pole of Mars. This picture of the south pole was taken by the Mars Global Surveyor mission.

Unfortunately, contact with the Mars '98 lander was lost, so it never got to land on Mars!

Last modified April 27, 2001 by Jennifer Bergman.

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