Flying on Other Worlds

North 130

Saturday May 28, 2022 - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

In April 2021, the robotic helicopter Ingenuity successfully completed the first ever powered controlled flight by an aircraft on another planet! NASA is sending a second helicopter, Dragonfly, to Saturn's moon Titan in 2026. What are the challenges in flying on another planetary body, and how did engineers resolve them? Come to this panel to find out!



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