The flight hardware for Mars Science Laboratory.
Curiosity, on the left, is the actual rover. To the right is the “jetpack/skycrane” system that will release from the aeroshell and land it on the surface. This animation below illustrates how it should work…hopefully.

The flight hardware for Mars Science Laboratory.

Curiosity, on the left, is the actual rover. To the right is the “jetpack/skycrane” system that will release from the aeroshell and land it on the surface. This animation below illustrates how it should work…hopefully.

The flight hardware for Mars Science Laboratory.
Curiosity, on the left, is the actual rover. To the right is the “jetpack/skycrane” system that will release from the aeroshell and land it on the surface. This animation below illustrates how it should work…hopefully.

The flight hardware for Mars Science Laboratory.

Curiosity, on the left, is the actual rover. To the right is the “jetpack/skycrane” system that will release from the aeroshell and land it on the surface. This animation below illustrates how it should work…hopefully.

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