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Phoenix Lander from Space

Started by davidcolton, 05/29/2008 02:51PM
Posted 05/29/2008 02:51PM Opening Post
Here's a truly rare photo - the Phoenix lander descending with its chute open, taken from another spacecraft orbiting Mars. On the Scientific American website:

http://www.sciam.com/gallery_directory.cfm?photo_id=2B3A21F2-EDAC-40D3-4BB4500AF715240B
Posted 05/29/2008 10:00PM #2
It's missions like these that really make me pleased with U.S. planetary exploration. Not quite like a man on the moon, but second best. smile

[COLOR="Blue"]Darian Rachal[/COLOR]