This image shows the airbags in deflated position at the JPL In-Situ Instrument Laboratory, where engineers tested the airbags to ensure a safe landing on Mars.
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JPL Testbed Image of Deflated Airbag

This image shows the airbags in deflated position at the JPL In-Situ Instrument Laboratory, where engineers tested the airbags to ensure a safe landing on Mars.

Image details

ID#:
PIA05000

Date added:
2004-01-06

Mission:
Mars Exploration Rover (MER)

Spacecraft:
Spirit

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PIA05000.tif (1.27 MB)

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PIA05000.jpg (0.07 MB)

Image credit:
NASA/JPL