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Spirit's Airbags will Get Another Tug - Universe Today
Image credit: NASA/JPL Engineers have found that Spirit’s landing on Mars didn’t go quite as smoothly as they’d hoped. It turns out that the protective airbags haven’t fully retracted, and could snag the rover’s solar panels as it tries to get off the landing platform. Their current plan is to lift up the landing flap, … Continue reading "Spirit’s Airbags will Get Another Tug"