It is the first outer space robotic explorer to study in-depth the "inner space" of Mars… Future SpaceX Interplanetary Transport System Landing on Mars. The Daedalus is projected to land on Mars in November 2033.

InSight, short for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, is a Mars lander designed to give the Red Planet its first thorough checkup since it formed 4 billion years ago.

WASHINGTON — A human landing on Mars is still about 20 years away, but NASA's mission to the Red Planet appears to be steadily moving forward.

The first Mars landing in more than six years is just a week away. On the seventh anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing, the Viking 1 lander, an unmanned U.S. planetary probe, becomes the first spacecraft to successfully land on the surface of Mars… The firm founded by Elon Musk has gotten extremely good at landing rockets on Earth, and it aims to launch an experimental Mars mission as soon as 2020. The Incredible Sounds of the Falcon Heavy Launch (BINAURAL AUDIO IMMERSION) - Smarter Every Day 189 - Duration: 9:17. A New Mars Lander Just Took Off for the Red Planet (updated) By probing Mars' interior, this mission could teach us about how our solar system's planets formed. All of our landers on Mars to date have used a similar landing architecture that goes back to the Viking missions that landed in the 1970s.There are … The mole's up-and-down Mars saga has taken yet another turn.

Each landed Mars mission keeps track of "Local Solar Time," or LST, at its landing site, because Local Solar Time relates directly to the position of the Sun in the sky and thus the angle from which camera views are illuminated. The time of day, Local Solar Time, depends upon the lander's longitude on Mars. Claudia Geib May 4th 2018 So, what about SpaceX? The 1st Human on Mars May Be a Woman, NASA Chief Says. The cruise stage that carries the lander includes solar panels, antenna, star trackers, sun …

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Mars lander; Landing date: ... During the cruise to Mars, the InSight cruise stage made several course adjustments, and the first of these (TCM-1) took place on 22 May 2018.