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Images and video show NASA’s helicopter flying in ‘Wright brothers moment’ on Mars – CNBC

NASA rover Perseverance captured imagery and video of the historic first flight of helicopter Ingenuity.

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The shadow of NASA’s Ingenuity is seen on the surface of Mars as the helicopter hovered during its first flight on April 19, 2021.
Here’s a look at NASA’s historic flight of an aircraft on Mars, a feat the space agency called a “Wright brothers moment.”
NASA rover Perseverance captured imagery of the flight after rolling a short distance away, with one of its navigation cameras showing a sequence before, during and after the helicopter’s flight.
Video from NASA rover Perseverance shows helicopter…

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