Stardust Status Report
June 14, 2002
There was one Deep Space Network tracking pass on Tuesday, June 11, and
all subsystems are performing normally. The power subsystem's
performance continues to be excellent.
The spacecraft is currently 298 million kilometers (182 million miles)
from Earth and has traveled over 2.2 billion kilometers (1.4 billion
miles) around the Sun since its launch in February 1999. In 567
days, Stardust will encounter Comet Wild 2 in January 2004.
For more information on the Stardust mission - the first ever
comet sample return mission - please visit the Stardust home page: