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That’s part of the reason why the asteroid’s upcoming flyby is gaining attention.
After its flyby of Pluto in July 2015, New Horizons is ready for its encore on New Year's Day 2019.
After the Pluto flyby, mission managers shifted the spacecraft’s trajectory toward MU69, located a billion miles beyond Pluto.
And on December 16, the object will make an historically close flyby of Earth, coming within 6.4 million miles of the planet.
Since scientists selected 2014 MU69 as a follow-up target after the 2015 flyby of Pluto, the Kuiper Belt object has gotten more intriguing.
The Air Berlin pilots who performed a dramatic flyby as final farewell on a flight from Miami have been suspended, Reuters reports.
The spacecraft performed an eye-opening flyby of the ice dwarf Pluto and its moon Charon in July 2015.
After the plumes were spotted, the Cassini team rewrote mission objectives, changed flight trajectories, and now Cassini has conducted 22 close flybys of Enceladus.
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