InSight Mission to Mars Launch

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Go, Atlas. Go, Centaur. Go, InSight! NASA's InSight mission launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base for Mars on May 5, 2018—the first interplanetary launch from the West Coast. InSight is expected to land on the Red Planet on Nov. 26, 2018.

More than a mission to Mars, InSight will help scientists understand the formation and early evolution of all rocky planets, including Earth. For more, visit