blue skies on Mars

Subject: blue skies on Mars
Date: Tue, 01 Jul 97 12:16:47 -0400

Hello all again,
Well, I've answered my own question.  According to the latest NASA press
release I just received, the Martian skies are indeed blue now.

     "If dust diffuses to the landing site, the sky could turn out  to be
pink like that seen by Viking," says Philip James of the  University of
Toledo.  "Otherwise, Pathfinder will likely show  blue sky with bright

I guess everyone else already knew this.   Don't know  how I missed it. 
Sorry for the unnecessary question. Barb