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NASA helicopter completes 8th flight on Mars

It flew for 77.4 seconds and travelled 160 metres to a new landing spot, about 133.5 metres from NASA's Persevere rover

NASA helicopter completes 8th flight on Mars

Navigation glitch sends NASA's Mars helicopter on excursion

NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter encountered a navigational glitch on its sixth flight on the Red Planet and went on an excursion of more than 20 degrees, the first problem since its first flight in ...

Navigation glitch sends NASA's Mars helicopter on excursion

China says Martian rover takes first drive on surface of Red Planet

A remote-controlled Chinese motorised rover drove down the ramp of its landing capsule on Saturday and onto the surface of Mars

China says Martian rover takes first drive on surface of Red Planet

China completes historic Mars spacecraft landing

An uncrewed Chinese spacecraft successfully landed on the surface of Mars on Saturday, state news agency Xinhua reported, making China the second space-faring nation after the United States to land ...

China completes historic Mars spacecraft landing

Mars Ingenuity helicopter given new scouting mission

The goal is to assess how well flyers can help future exploration of Mars and other worlds

Mars Ingenuity helicopter given new scouting mission

Fourth flight postponed for Mars Ingenuity helicopter

The software issue is thought to be the same one that delayed Ingenuity’s maiden voyage, the first powered flight on another planet. Initially scheduled for 11 April, the historic feat occurred 19 ...

Fourth flight postponed for Mars Ingenuity helicopter

NASA mini-helicopter takes third Mars flight

NASA’s mini helicopter Ingenuity on Sunday successfully completed its third flight on Mars, moving farther and faster than ever before, with a peak speed of 6.6 feet per second

NASA's Ingenuity mini-helicopter

Recycled SpaceX Crew Dragon brings new crew to ISS

The spacecraft named Endeavour, piloting herself autonomously, locked on to a docking port at 5:08am Eastern time (0908 GMT), some 260 miles (420 kilometers) above the south Indian Ocean

This screen grab taken from the NASA live feed shows crew members of the International Space Station welcoming crew members of the SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft after docking an opening hatches, on 24 April 2021

ISS sets its research scope on longer space missions

Detect harmful radiation, pilot a rover module, learn better sleep and body maintenance: astronauts aboard the International Space Station are preparing for future missions even further afield -- ...

ISS sets its research scope on longer space missions

NASA’s Mars helicopter succeeds in historic first flight

NASA successfully flew its mini helicopter Ingenuity on Mars early Monday, the first powered flight on another planet and a feat the agency likened to “our Wright brothers moment.”

NASA's Ingenuity mini-helicopter
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