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Tianwen-1 At Mars
Ron Hobbs
post Feb 14 2021, 04:54 PM
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Planetary Society's Tianwen-1 page has it on Vimeo. Here is the info:

TIANWEN-1 ENTERS MARS ORBIT This video shows China's Tianwen-1 orbiter and rover entering Mars orbit on 10 February 2021. The spacecraft captured the images 3 seconds apart, and the entire video covers a period of 27 minutes. Video: CNSA/PEC via Andrew Jones
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post Feb 15 2021, 06:58 PM
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Hello everybody,

Tianwen-1 was now to perform a manoeuvre to move from its equatorial insertion orbit to a polar orbit with the objective of establishing a map of the Martian surface that will be used for the selection of the landing site.

https://twitter.com/guo_linli/status/1361114922277425153

TianWen-1 successfully carried out this maneuver smile.gif :

https://twitter.com/guo_linli/status/1361277655069327364

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post Feb 18 2021, 09:26 PM
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QUOTE (Quetzalcoatl @ Feb 15 2021, 07:58 PM) *
Hello everybody,

Tianwen-1 was now to perform a manoeuvre to move from its equatorial insertion orbit to a polar orbit with the objective of establishing a map of the Martian surface that will be used for the selection of the landing site.

https://twitter.com/guo_linli/status/1361114922277425153

TianWen-1 successfully carried out this maneuver smile.gif :

https://twitter.com/guo_linli/status/1361277655069327364


This is really cool.

Im so excited to see where China decides to put the lander down
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