Mars 2020 Rover To Test Role For Helicopters

Credit: NASA
Engineers at NASA believe they’ve overcome the technical challenges linked to demonstrating helicopter flight on Mars as part of the agency’s 2020 rover mission. This capability could make possible future exploration of the red planet’s most hazardous terrain or areas off limits to humans because of...

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