In honor of the farthest flight ever carried by the spacecraft, the 2014 MU69 "Kuiper Belt" facility is officially named Arrochot, a Native American term meaning "sky" in the Powhatan / Algonquian language.
With the approval of Pathatal Tribal elders and officials, NASA's New Horizon team – whose spacecraft completed the record-breaking four billion miles of Earth from Arocoh – proposed the name to the International Astronomical Union and the Astronomy and Space Center on the Kuiper belt. items. The name was announced at a ceremony at NASA's Washington headquarters.
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