NASA is planning to send a tiny robotic helicopter to Mars in its ongoing search for alien life on the Red Planet.
The Mars Helicopter, a small, autonomous rotorcraft, (see video below), will travel with the agency’s Mars 2020 rover mission, currently scheduled to launch in July 2020, to demonstrate the viability and potential of heavier-than-air vehicles on the Red Planet.
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