First Flight Of Mars Helicopter Ingenuity Delayed Until Further Notice
Delaying the first flight of its Mars helicopter. Cameron Fairchild reports. The ingenuity Mars helicopter was set to take its first major flight Monday, but the drones rotor blades abruptly stopped working during a test. The experiment is meant to prove that rotorcraft can operate in the thin atmosphere of Mars. No word on when the flight will be rescheduled.