. NASA Helicopter First Powered, Controlled Flight on Another Planet « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NASA has made history Monday with its Ingenuity Mars helicopter completing the first-ever powered, controlled flight on another planet.  The helicopter hovered for 30 seconds at its planned altitude of 10 feet, and spent 39 seconds airborne, more than three times longer than the first successful flight of the Wright Flyer that made similar history at Kitty Hawk, N.C., in 1903. The mini 4-pound copter even carried a bit of wing fabric from the Wright Flyer…https://www.foxnews.com/science/nasa-ingenuity-mars-helicopter-completes-historic-flight

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