- Launch Photos
By Ed Sedivy, Rocket Scientist, and Other Cool Lockheed Guys
April 7, 2001
Logo: 2001 Mars Odyssey Mission
Left: Conditions are great. The launch is ready to
go... Right: Close-up view of Odyssey logo on launch rocket.
Cool View of Odyssey Launch Waiting to Take Off.
Lockheed engineers (Ed Sedivy center, left photo)
and others involved in the engineering of 2001 Odyssey Mars take
a moment to pose
for photos before daylight and the launch of 2001 Odyssey on the
day of big launch.
Now It's Daylight! And, the Launch
At launch time, others watch the start of the rocket launch from
a bit further away.
Off to Mars!
In six or seven months, the world will be awaiting
the outcome of this historic space mission.
After the successful launch, team members enjoyed
just a bit of R&R and relaxation in Florida before heading back
Return to Mr. David Sedivy's Highlands Ranch
High School History Site