Mccool Hill

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Spirit Rover Timeline For 2005 April - Mission Timeline - -
... stop was originally planned to be the north face of McCool Hill, where Spirit would receive adequate sunlight during the Martian winter ... Despite this, Spirit was still making progress toward McCool Hill because the control team programmed the rover to drive toward McCool Hill backwards, dragging its broken wheel ... In late March, Spirit encountered loose soil which was impeding its progress toward McCool Hill ...
Mc Cool Hill
... McCool Hill is the tallest of the Columbia Hills in Gusev crater, Mars ... McCool, an astronaut of the Space Shuttle Columbia during its final mission where it disintegrated during atmospheric reentry (see Space Shuttle Columbia disaster) ... The hill was to be Spirit rover's next target ...
Spirit Rover - Mission Timeline - 2006 - McCool Hill
... Spirit's next stop was originally planned to be the north face of McCool Hill, where Spirit would receive adequate sunlight during the Martian winter ... Despite this, Spirit was still making progress toward McCool Hill because the control team programmed the rover to drive toward McCool Hill backwards, dragging its broken wheel ... In late March, Spirit encountered loose soil which was impeding its progress toward McCool Hill ...

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