Mars helicopter Ingenuity aces record-breaking 25th flight

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Hmm. Isn’t every flight a record-breaking flight?

Pythlyt

Didn’t they only design this thing to fly like five times? Edit: Yeah I get it, I worded this poorly. I understand they didn’t design it to fly no more than five times. What I really meant to ask was more along the lines of “didn’t they only expect it to make five flights?”

Oye_Beltalowda

It’s coming up on it’s one year anniversary of the first flight on the 19th! It currently has 25 flights under its belt!

WorldScientist

Yawn, just another flight by a drone that was launched from another planet that was specifically designed for that planet by geniuses on earth while doing everything remotely from a planet away. I love seeing this so much. Call me old fashioned, but I still watch every launch and landing that I can. Hans can be so cool.

tireddesperation

Amazing how a machine designed only to prove controlled flight is possible on Mars has become a fully operational aerial scout for the Perseverance mission.

CYDLopez