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LCROSS Successfully Impacts Dark Lunar Crater

2009 Oct 09

A fitting end to a nearly perfect mission:

 

NASA Spacecraft Impacts Lunar Crater in Search for Water Ice

http://www.nasa.gov/centers/ames/news/releases/2009/09-131AR.html

 

The Ecliptic-supplied Data Handling Unit operated as designed and all LCROSS payload instruments were successfully operated within their respective regimes planned by the LCROSS science team, and all data were successfully collected and formatted by the DHU for subsequent transmission to Earth by the LCROSS spacecraft.

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