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    The automatic probe "Luna-21" deli red a new mobile research laboratory "Lunokhod-2" to the Moon.?

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    Background: The automatic probe "Luna-21" deli red a new mobile research laboratory "Lunokhod-2" to the Moon. The soft landing was performed on the eastern edge of the Sea of Serenely inside the La Monier crater. This is one of the first photo-panoramas of the Lunar surface received from Space. Prior to the lengthy space experiment the automatic apparatus had undergone numerous tests. On stands and in special chambers engineers and scientists thoroughly checked the work of its' systems. Conditions of lunar climate were created in special laboratories. The surface of the Moon was imitated on special grounds which received the name of "Lunodromes" Here took place the training of the "Lunokhod-2" crew who are controlling the movement of the mobile laboratory from the Earth. The "Lunokhod-I" continued the exploration of the Moon for ten and a half months. The more perfect model "Lunokhod-2" countries its work.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEXOJEAQAIJ9KLE0MO95KR76G6
    Media URN:
    VLVAEXOJEAQAIJ9KLE0MO95KR76G6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1973
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    Unknown
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
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