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This artist's concept shows the MAVEN spacecraft with the planet Mars in the background.
This artist's concept shows the MAVEN spacecraft with the planet Mars in the background.

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    MAVEN spacecraft enters Mars orbit

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MAVEN spacecraft enters Mars orbit

MAVEN has arrived in Mars's orbit after traveling 442 million miles in the course of 10 months to get there.

MAVEN spacecraft enters Mars orbit

MAVEN has arrived in Mars's orbit after traveling 442 million miles in the course of 10 months to get there.