MRO Still in Safe Mode After 6 Weeks

Mars orbiter reported facing a potentially fatal scenario, Arizona Star

"While the engineers have not been able to find the root cause of why the orbiter did so on Aug. 26, they are seeing a pattern among the four occurrences this year. "In all four cases the most likely scenario is that ... either one of the voltages wasn't right or the part of the device that measures voltages indicated there was a problem and there wasn't one," Erickson said."

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