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Oct 13 2014

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New Horizons may have targets after Pluto fly-by

Data from Hubble telescope observations looks promising. They still won’t know for a few months whether any of the potential targets will be within range of New Horizons, as they need to observe them for a bit to figure out their orbits.

New Horizon’s last course correction burn was so accurate that the mission is skipping the next one, which leaves more fuel for after the Pluto visit.

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