NASA engineers celebrate copter's Mars flight
A small robotic helicopter named Ingenuity made space exploration history on Monday when it lifted off the surface of Mars and hovered. It was the first machine from Earth ever to fly like an airplane or a helicopter on another world.
Mhm. Okay mm. So the image we're looking at on the screen the image from our onboard navigation camera showing us hovering above the surface of mars how incredible and that's a shadow. Right Karen, yes that's a shadow. So the onboard navigation camera points straight down so we're seeing a shadow right now. The perseverance for over image of us Discovery. Yeah. Mhm. Okay. Okay. Okay. Yes. Yeah. Yeah. Mhm. Mhm. Yeah. Are you guys seeing the saw that terrence? So yes explain what we just saw with the perseverance image? The person perseverance images showing us grounded at 1st a video which is great. It's granted at first and then shows us hovering are three m of the martian surface and then touching back to its amazing brilliant. Everyone is super excited. So I would say it's a success. Okay. Yeah. Okay. Mhm.