Perseverance Rover Captures Awesome Video of Helicopter Flying on Mars

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AdrianS

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It is such an impressive piece of kit.

And has way outperformed it's initial (pessimistic) design life.
 

D Hillberg

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The last time they ran it up the rocket scientists wanted it to fly an the rotor rpm was jacked up causing compressibility ...
so much for tossing DA out the window and over loading the servos - better to wait for cooler weather
Meat servos do better
 
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