Curiosity update: Re-planning a drive

1166MH0000950010402469C00_DXXXSol 1248, February 8, 2016, update from USGS scientist Ken Herkenhoff: It’s not Groundhog Day, but the drive planned for Sol 1247 will be attempted again on Sol 1248.  Due to a minor sequencing error, the arm activities that were planned for the morning of Sol 1247 were precluded.  Because the arm was not stowed that sol, the drive did not execute and the rover has not moved.  We were not able to recover the MAHLI imaging of the REMS UV sensor that was planned for Sol 1247 because it will be in shadow by the time the Sol 1248 activites start at about…. [More at link]

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