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Mars Odyssey fine-tunes its trajectory to the Red Planet Spaceflight Now

NASA’s Mars-bound Odyssey space probe tweaked its flight path on Wednesday with the first in a series of planned trajectory correction maneuvers. Odyssey fired its thrusters for 82 seconds at 1:30 p.m. EDT, changing the craft’s velocity by 3.6 meters per second (8.1 miles per hour).