This is a take a look at NASA’s historic flight of an plane on Mars, a feat the area company referred to as a “Wright brothers second.”
NASA rover Perseverance captured imagery of the flight after rolling a brief distance away, with one in every of its navigation cameras displaying a sequence earlier than, throughout and after the helicopter’s flight.
Video from NASA rover Perseverance reveals helicopter Ingenuity spinning up its rovers, hovering, after which touchdown on Mars.
Ingenuity, which weighs 4 kilos, efficiently flew autonomously for 39 seconds.
NASA’s Perseverance rover captured helicopter Ingenuity on the floor of