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European Schiaparelli probe on target for Mars landing

All India Radio Monday, 17 October 2016 ()
Europe's Schiaparelli spacecraft is on course to land on Mars.The 577 kg probe separated successfully from its mothership on yesterday.
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News video: European Space Agency Prepares to Land Craft on Mars

European Space Agency Prepares to Land Craft on Mars 00:58

The European Space Agency is preparing to land another craft on the surface on Mars. The mission marks their first since the failed attempt to land the Beagle 2 on Mars in 2003. Although the craft, built in the UK, survived the landing, the craft never deployed its communication arrays, never...

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