April 14, 2009

The parachute for NASA's Mars Science Laboratory passed flight-qualification testing in March and April 2009 inside the world's largest wind tunnel, at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.

For the full image, visit http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA11981 .

Mars Science Lab parachtue test
Mars Science Lab parachtue test. Image credit: NASA/Ames Research Center/JPL
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