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Tiny Ingenuity Helicopter That Could is Going for Flight No. 35 on Another World
Tiny Ingenuity Helicopter That Could is Going for Flight No. 35 on Another World

2 Dec 2022, 08:33 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA plans to fly the Ingenuity Mars helicopter once more on December 3, this would be the machine's 35th flight on another world

 
Ingenuity Helicopter Makes a Short Hop on Mars to Test New Capabilities
Ingenuity Helicopter Makes a Short Hop on Mars to Test New Capabilities

24 Nov 2022, 05:42 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The little helicopter is back in flight. NASA's Ingenuity helicopter recently completed "the shortest flight in Martian aviation history"

 
Spot on Mars Looks Dull From Orbit, NASA Could Send a Helicopter to Have a Closer Look
Spot on Mars Looks Dull From Orbit, NASA Could Send a Helicopter to Have a Closer Look

15 Oct 2022, 00:56 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / This location on Mars could one day become the target of study for NASA's helicopter on Mars in a bid to learn more about it

 
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Takes to the Martian Skies After Two-Month Break
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Takes to the Martian Skies After Two-Month Break

23 Aug 2022, 20:57 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / After a two-month hiatus, NASA's little rotorcraft spun its blades again, successfully completing Flight 30 on the Red Planet

 
Perseverance Promoted to Sample Return Rover, NASA to Send More Helicopters to Mars
Perseverance Promoted to Sample Return Rover, NASA to Send More Helicopters to Mars

28 Jul 2022, 13:06 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / NASA ditched the Sample Fetch Rover from its Sample Return missions, existing Perseverance to carry samples to their launch site on Mars

 
NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Is Taking a Break, Will Spin Its Blades Again in August
NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Is Taking a Break, Will Spin Its Blades Again in August

15 Jul 2022, 16:34 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Since now it's winter on Mars, dust levels are higher. That means less sunlight reaches the solar panels of NASA's Ingenuity helicopter

 
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Loses Sense of Direction, Might Still Fly on Mars
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Loses Sense of Direction, Might Still Fly on Mars

8 Jun 2022, 16:56 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / As the Martian winter is getting closer, Ingenuity is facing new challenges on Mars. NASA announced that one of the helicopter's navigation sensors is dead

 
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Captures Its Fastest, Longest Flight on Mars
NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter Captures Its Fastest, Longest Flight on Mars

30 May 2022, 12:50 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / This is what NASA's little helicopter saw during its 25th flight on the Red Planet. During this flight, Ingenuity managed to fly further and faster than ever

 
Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Faces New Challenges After Losing Contact With Perseverance
Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Faces New Challenges After Losing Contact With Perseverance

9 May 2022, 16:40 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Last week, NASA's Ingenuity helicopter lost contact with Perseverance. The two have re-established communication, but Ingenuity is facing new challenges

 
NASA's Perseverance Rover Is Getting Ready to Crack the Mysteries of the Delta
NASA's Perseverance Rover Is Getting Ready to Crack the Mysteries of the Delta

18 Apr 2022, 16:25 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The Perseverance rover has been getting closer to the river delta on Mars. Once there, it will search for signs of ancient microbial life

 
NASA's Perseverance Rover Hears New Eerie Sounds on Mars
NASA's Perseverance Rover Hears New Eerie Sounds on Mars

4 Apr 2022, 16:40 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / NASA Perseverance rover has been hearing laser zaps, puffs and pings made by one of its tools, and even the Ingenuity helicopter's blades spinning

 
NASA Ingenuity Helicopter Scores Another Flight on Mars, Crosses Challenging Terrain
NASA Ingenuity Helicopter Scores Another Flight on Mars, Crosses Challenging Terrain

17 Aug 2021, 14:13 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / On Tuesday, August 17th, NASA's Ingenuity helicopter powered through another flight on Mars, successfully crossing the rugged terrain of South Séítah.

 
Today’s Big Mars Mystery: Where Is the Perseverance Rover in This Photo?
Today’s Big Mars Mystery: Where Is the Perseverance Rover in This Photo?

12 Aug 2021, 09:43 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The Ingenuity Mars helicopter is still up to its same tricks, this time snaps a photo of the Perseverance from very far away

 
NASA Perseverance Rover Starts Searching for Signs of Ancient Microbial Life
NASA Perseverance Rover Starts Searching for Signs of Ancient Microbial Life

11 Jun 2021, 12:27 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / NASA Perseverance rover started its first science campaign on Mars. It will search for signs of ancient microscopic life in a new area in the Jazero Crater

 
NASA Perseverance Rover Flexes Robotic Arm for Science
NASA Perseverance Rover Flexes Robotic Arm for Science

12 May 2021, 07:38 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The rover is studying how rocks formed in search for the signs of past microbial life.Scientists are studying when an ancient lake formed in the Jezero Crater.

 
There’s a Mars Rover Hiding in This Photo Taken by the Mars Helicopter
There’s a Mars Rover Hiding in This Photo Taken by the Mars Helicopter

28 Apr 2021, 08:15 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The Ingenuity helicopter took a number of photos during its last flight on Mars, and in one of them, the Perseverance rover can be seen

 
Ingenuity Helicopter Gets Official ICAO Designator From Earth, It’s IGY
Ingenuity Helicopter Gets Official ICAO Designator From Earth, It’s IGY

26 Apr 2021, 15:34 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The International Civil Aviation Organization gives the Ingenuity helicopter a call sign, Ingenuity, and a designator, IGY

 
Ingenuity Moves Faster Over Mars Than It Ever Did on Earth
Ingenuity Moves Faster Over Mars Than It Ever Did on Earth

26 Apr 2021, 12:41 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The Ingenuity helicopter flew on Mars for the third time, and this time, it managed to reach a top speed of around 4.5 mph (7.2 kph)

 
Tracks Made by Perseverance Show Up in the First Aerial Color Photo of Mars
Tracks Made by Perseverance Show Up in the First Aerial Color Photo of Mars

26 Apr 2021, 07:13 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The Ingenuity helicopter took the first ever color photo of the Martian soil from a height of 17 feet (5.2 meters), image shows track marks made by Perseverance

 
NASA’s Ingenuity Rises Off the Martian Ground for the Second Time
NASA’s Ingenuity Rises Off the Martian Ground for the Second Time

22 Apr 2021, 16:17 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory announced that the Mars Ingenuity helicopter logged off its second flight on the red planet successfully.