New Horizons Pluto arrival date: NASA spacecraft closing in on dwarf planet.

NASA Spacecraft Launched in 2006 Is Closing in on Pluto (Video)

NASA Spacecraft Launched in 2006 Is Closing in on Pluto (Video)

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Oct. 3 2014 1:58 PM

To Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is closing in on the dwarf planet.

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The New Horizons spacecraft, which launched in January of 2006, will get within 6,000 miles of Pluto on July 14, 2015.