Curiosity Mission Updates
Sols 2168-2169: Starting the drill campaign at "Inverness"Written by Kristen Bennett on 09.11.2018
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity acquired this image using its Front Hazard Avoidance Cameras (Front Hazcams) on Sol 2166 Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech
In the weekend plan Curiosity drove to an area that the team thought would be a good location for the next drill site on Vera Rubin Ridge. The drive was a success, and there is a block named "Inverness" in the center of the workspace that was selected to be the next drill target.
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