MAVEN Broadcast-Quality Spacecraft and Instrument Footage
Released on July 30, 2012
This page contains broadcast-quality footage of the MAVEN spacecraft and science instruments. The MAVEN bus was built at Lockheed Martin Space Systems in Littleton, Colorado. MAVEN's science instruments were built at the Space Sciences Laboratory (SSL) at the University of California, Berkeley; at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at the University of Colorado, Boulder; and at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. Launch operations were conducted at the Kennedy Space Center on Cape Canaveral, Florida. MAVEN was launched on November 18, 2013 and arrived at Mars on September 21, 2014 EDT.
Footage of MAVEN's science instruments, including the magnetometers built by NASA GSFC; the IUVS instrument built by CU Boulder; the NGIMS instrument built by NASA GSFC; and the Particles and Fields instrument package built by UC Berkeley.
MAVEN's Extreme Ultraviolet instrument (EUV) is tested at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. The EUV was built by CU Boulder and is a component of the LPW instrument in the MAVEN Particles and Fields package.