Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter views Schiaparelli landing site21 October 2016
Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter views Schiaparelli landing site21 October 2016 NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has identified new markings on the surface of the Red Planet that are believed to be related to ESA’s ExoMars Schiaparelli entry, descent and landing technology demonstrator module.
Schiaparelli descent data: decoding underway20 October 2016
Schiaparelli descent data: decoding underway20 October 2016 Essential data from the ExoMars Schiaparelli lander sent to its mothership Trace Gas Orbiter during the module’s descent to the Red Planet’s surface yesterday has been downlinked to Earth and is currently being analysed by experts.
ExoMars TGO reaches Mars orbit while EDM situation under assessment19 October 2016 The Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO) of ESA’s ExoMars 2016 has successfully performed the long 139-minute burn required to be captured by Mars and entered an elliptical orbit around the Red Planet, while contact has not yet been confirmed with the mission’s te...
Ready for the Red Planet14 October 2016
Ready for the Red Planet14 October 2016 Next week, ESA’s ExoMars has just a single chance to get captured by Mars’ gravity. The spacecraft and the mission controllers who will make it so are ready for arrival.
Live updates: ExoMars arrival and landing19 October 2016
Live updates: ExoMars arrival and landing19 October 2016 Updates from ESA’s space operations centre as the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter approaches and enters orbit around the Red Planet, and the Schiaparelli module lands on its surface
Watch ExoMars arrival and landing 19 October 2016
Watch ExoMars arrival and landing 19 October 2016 Live coverage of ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter arrival and Schiaparelli landing on Mars will begin on 16 October with the separation of the two spacecraft.