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It’s alive: NASA powers up first Mars helicopter during Perseverance rover’s space flight

This photograph from late 2019 reveals the Perseverance rover with the Ingenuity helicopter sitting beneath it.  NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA already has some excellent news to report about its Mars Ingenuity helicopter, the high-risk, high-reward experiment that is destined for a date with the crimson planet. Ingenuity launched as part of the Mars 2020 mission in late […]