Date: 4 months ago   Category: Space

NASA has tested a parachute for Mars


The new technology has successfully passed the first test. She is used during the mission to Mars of Mars 2020. The space agency NASA has tested new Advanced Supersonic Parachute Inflation Research Experiment (ASPIRE) technology. The parachute for Mars has successfully passed test, report on the official site of the agency. The parachute together with freight was dumped from a rocket for flight through the atmosphere. He has revealed for the four tenth seconds that is a record for the device of such size. Also in NASA claim that ASPIRE has set up a world record for the fastest disclosure of a parachute. In we lie production of a novelty used nylon, a technical hole and kevlar fibers. Heavy freights will allow a parachute to hold such combination of materials and not to be damaged after passing through the atmosphere. The parachute is going to be used during Mars 2020 mission. He will deliver the research robot weighing 1050 kg to the surface of the planet. It will be the heaviest freight from all lowered to Mars. After tests of ASPIRE "have officially attached" to the Martian mission. The day before in NASA have shown Earth from distance 43 million kilometers. The picture has sent the Parker Solar Probe space probe. Earlier in the space agency have shown how on the launch pad "kill" noise of rockets. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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