5 Fun Engineering facts about the MARS 220 Rover

KEN KREMER | June 21, 2019

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The Mars Helicopter weighs four pounds 1.8 kilograms. It will be attached to the belly of the Mars 2020 rover during launch and the interplanetary cruise phase before deploying it onto the surface of Mars after landing. It carries no science instruments since it is a technology demonstration experiment but will be equipped with a high resolution camera to scout the local alien terrain.

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