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Ingenuity Takes Off in Fourth Flight from Mars

May 3, 2021, 12:54 PM by Lawrence Garrett
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NASA's Ingenuity helicopter on Mars as viewed by the Perseverance rover's rear Hazard Camera on 4 April 2021. | Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

SPACE reported that on Friday at 10:49 a.m. EDT, NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter lifted off from Mars for the fourth time. Ingenuity “covered 872 feet (266 meters) of ground and reached a top speed of 8 mph (13 kph) during the 117-second jaunt, NASA officials said.”
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