Mars Express Orbital Blade Update After 19 Years

Mars Express Orbital Blade Update After 19 Years

The software on ESA’s Mars Express spacecraft will be upgraded after nearly two decades, giving the orbiter’s capabilities to search for water under the planet and study its largest moon, Phobos. Launched on June 2, 2003, the Mars Express initially consisted of two components: the Mars Express Orbiter and the Beagle 2 Lander. Unfortunately, the …

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