PIA23161: Monitoring the Mars Helicopter
 Mission:  Mars 2020 Rover
 Spacecraft:  Mars Helicopter
 Product Size:  7273 x 4854 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  JPL
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA23161.tif (84.13 MB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA23161.jpg (5.168 MB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

Teddy Tzanetos, MiMi Aung and Bob Balaram of NASA's Mars Helicopter project observe a flight test. The image was taken on Jan. 18, 2019 as the flight model of the Mars Helicopter was tested in the Space Simulator, a 25-foot-wide (7.62 meter-wide) vacuum chamber at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory will build and manage operations of the Mars 2020 rover for the NASA Science Mission Directorate at the agency's headquarters in Washington.

For more information about the mission, go to https://mars.nasa.gov/mars2020/.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech

Image Addition Date:
2019-03-28