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ExoMars 2016 Schiaparelli approaching Mars

19 June 2016

Animation visualising the ExoMars entry, descent and landing demonstrator module, Schiaparelli, approaching Mars after separating from the Trace Gas Orbiter (TGO). The separation occurred on 16 October 2016, about seven months after launch. Schiaparelli entered the martian atmosphere on 19 October, while TGO entered orbit around Mars.


Last Update: 20 October 2016

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