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Raul Perez

Raul Perez is the Delivery Manager for the Terminal Descent Sensor for NASA's Mars 2020 rover.

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Anatomy of a Rover—Getting Down to Mars

07/26/2016 | 36:40
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It takes a lot of terrific components to create a successful spacecraft like Curiosity, the Mars Science Laboratory. We’ll visit JPL to learn about the Terminal Descent Sensor radar that will once again help land a rover on the Red Planet.

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