NASA’s Perseverance Rover and LittleThe parent-child rotorcraft spent the first few weeks on Mars, stuffed into the abdomen of the rover, gained power and kept warm. Now, this ambitious helicopter has passed the cruel night of Mars.
Essentially, Ingenuity has moved out and entered the university.
Perseverance descended to the ground over the weekend and then retreated to allow the helicopter̵
NASA called the helicopter’s survival “an important milestone.” Mars was cruelly cold, dropping to 130 degrees Fahrenheit (90 degrees Celsius) in Jezero Crater. This was enough to disturb Ingenuity’s electronics and batteries, but the chopper survived, thanks to insulation materials, heaters and enough battery power to keep itself warm.
Originality is a high-risk, high-return technology demonstration. NASA hopes this will be the first power-controlled flight on another planet. The gritty person will act as a witness in a neglected place.
The next step is for Ingenuity to inspect its system, release the constraints on its rotor blades, and test the blades and electric motors. NASA originally hoped to conduct the first hover test flight before April 8, and will now fly on April 11. If it goes well, more flight tests will be conducted.
Originality aims to create aviation history.It has aLooking forward to my Kitty Hawk moments on Mars.
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