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Perseverance rover landing components

Perseverance rover landing components
Perseverance rover landing components NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter spacecraft imaged the parachute, backshell, descent stage, and heat shield that helped the agency's Perseverance rover safely reach the surface of Mars safely on 18 February 2021. Perseverance itself is located in the image's bottom center. NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona

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