The VSM: Martian probes

Brief chronology
(Spacecraft that couldn't leave Earth orbit are not shown)
MissionTypeStartArrivalComment
Mars 1Orbiter 1 Nov 6219 Jun 63Communication was lost
Mars 2Lander19 May 7127 Nov 71Lander crashed
Mars 3Lander28 May 71 2 Dec 71Successful soft landing
Mars 4Orbiter21 Jul 7310 Feb 74Missed Mars but returned photos
Mars 5Orbiter25 Jul 7312 Feb 74Successful orbiter
Mars 6Lander 5 Aug 7312 Mar 74Communication lost just before landing
Mars 7Lander 9 Aug 73 9 Mar 74Missed Mars
Mars-1
link to VRML
Mars-3
link to VRML
Mars-3 lander
link to VRML
Mars-3 rover
link to VRML
Mars-96
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Mars-1 (partially visible) atop Block-L
Mars-3
photo photo

Mars lander
Mars-3 lander

Engine and propellant tanks
of Mars-2..7, Venera-9..16, Vega

Phobos
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