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Ingenuity

  • Posted By
    10Pointer
  • Categories
    Miscellaneous
  • Published
    16th Jul, 2020
  • Ingenuity is a robotic helicopter that is to be deployed in Mars 2020 mission of NASA.
  • Mars 2020 mission is to be launched on July 30, 2020.
  • The Helicopter being attached to the mission will check how the conditions on Mars affect aviation. Ingenuity is a technology demonstration.
  • It is the first aircraft to perform controlled flight on another planet.
  • The Mars mission will seek signs of habitable conditions on Mars. It will also search for bio signatures of past microbial life.