One of NASA's most crucial Mars missions has recently been shelved.
The space agency's miniature Mars helicopter is currently taking a long vacation in the Jezero box.
first touched down on Mars in 2021, the tiny chopper has been shattering records
Now that winter has arrived on Mars, the atmosphere of the planet is becoming more dusty.
The dust has made it extremely difficult for us to analyse the Martian surface.
Ingenuity was launched to Mars to demonstrate that the planet could support flight.
NASA’s first manned mission to the planet goes in the 2030s.
the connection was reestablished, but losing the helicopter now would eliminate any opportunity of gathering additional flight data.