NASA’s Mars Rover Curiosity is ready for launch from KSC and journey to the Red Planet

On August 12, 2011, members of the media had the opportunity to view NASA’ newest Mars Rover, Curiosity, undergoing final prelaunch processing at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The Mars Science Laboratory, MSL, will launch on November 25 for an eight months journey to Mars. Here we see the rover and spacecraft in the processing facility prior to being packed up and readied for launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

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