Thales Alenia Space Rehearses With ExoMars 2022 Rover

Andrea Merlo, head of Thales Alenia Space's robotics and mechatronics group, and the ground test model of the Rosalind Franklin rover.
Credit: Thierry Dubois
TURIN, Italy—Thales Alenia Space is gearing up for the launch of the ExoMars 2022 mission next year and the subsequent start of operations with the Rosalind Franklin rover. Using a twin model of the flight rover, engineers are preparing for a post-landing egress test. The complex sequence is key for...

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