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On Thursday, July 30, all left for Mars and prepared for NASA. NASA will begin the program as the car’s size rover unloads on a rocket of the Joint Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Prelaunch coverage starts at 4 am and opens a two-hour window at 4:50 am PT.
NASA announced on July 22 that the mission had passed its flight readiness review, which included a ready assessment of spacecraft, rockets, processes and personnel. “The mission’s deputy project manager, Matt Wallace, said,” Mars is a tough customer, and we take nothing for granted. “
The launch will depend on weather and technical factors. It was beforeDue to technical issues.
NASA has taken nearly nine years to launch its previous rover Curiosity to Mars. Perseverance is the most advanced robot NASA has sent to the surface of Mars. Once it is established in the Jzero crater – an area with a history of water – the rover will set off a mission to look for signs of ancient microbial life.
Rover is not going alone. It also carries aUnder its belly.
NASA’s persistence rover is ready to seek Mars
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NASA’s mission isThis year when the red planet is in a favorable position relative to the Earth. Missing that window means waiting until 2022 for the next opportunity. Persistence can start late by mid-August if necessary.
United Arab Emirates Successfully, And On July 22, all three missions are scheduled to arrive on Mars in February 2021.