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Mars Rover Flight Director Updates
The flight director describes daily activities for Opportunity and Spirit.
Do you have a question for the flight directors? Email your questions here.
Joel Signorelli
6/9/06
Flight Director's Update: Free at Last !
Opportunity is free of a sand ripple and now sitting happily on a nice piece of rock.
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Joel Signorelli
5/26/06
Flight Director's Update: Science Campaign
Opportunity's making very good progress on its trek towards 'Victoria Crater', while Spirit is in its winter science campaign.
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Joel Signorelli
5/9/06
Flight Director's Update: Winter Science Campaign Begins
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For Spirit its sol 831. Spirit has been at its current location on 'Low Ridge' since sol 805 and that is where it is going to spend the Martian winter.

Joel Signorelli
4/10/06
Flight Director's Update: Mini Milestones
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We had two mini milestones on Spirit and Opportunity last week. Opportunity's odometer just clicked over seven kilometers and that's 7,000 meters.

Joel Signorelli
3/28/06
Flight Director's Update: Winter Haven
+ Winter Haven
The last 30 days Spirit has been working around this place called "Home plate."

Byron Jones
2/3/06
Flight Director's Update: Heading Towards 'Home Plate'
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Byron Jones
12/13/05
Flight Director's Update: Opportunity Celebrates First Martian Year !
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Byron Jones
11/21/05
Flight Director's Update: Flight Directors Take Your Questions
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Byron Jones
11/10/05
Flight Director's Update: Instrument Arm Workout
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Byron Jones
11/3/05
Flight Director's Update: Planning for Winter
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