PIA13295: Connecting Curiosity's "Neck"
Mission: Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Spacecraft: Curiosity
Product Size: 1917 x 1079 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
Other Information: JPL News Release 2010-245
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In the clean room at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, engineers gather around the base of Curiosity's "neck" (the Mast) as they slowly lower it into place for attachment to the rover's "body" (the Wet Electronics Box, or "WEB").

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech

Image Addition Date:
2010-07-23