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New Horizons Makes Historic Flyby on New Year's Day

The New Horizons spacecraft made history by conducting the farthest ever flyby of an object in our solar system.

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On Jan. 1, 2019 at 12:33 a.m., the New Horizons spacecraft made history by conducting the farthest ever flyby of an object in our solar system. Watch as NASA’s New Horizons team anxiously awaits receiving data from the spacecraft, data that will tell them whether the Ultima Thule flyby was a success.

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