Perseverance's Video Cameras Capture Its Arrival On Mars (There's Audio, Too) (1 Viewer)

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Mark Katkov


NASA has released video of the Perseverance Mars Rover as it descended through the Martian atmosphere and landed as planned in Jezero Crater last Thursday.

Speaking at a press conference on Monday, David Gruel of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory said that the video team had kept its expectations modest: "We get what we get and we don't get upset."

What they got are among the most spectacular images in the history of space exploration.

Six small off-the-shelf cameras made up the EDL Cam system (Entry, Descent and Landing). They survived the journey...

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