Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech


New Imagery: Flight 41 from Ingenuity Mars Helicopter: NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter acquired these images using its navigation camera mounted in the helicopter’s fuselage and pointed directly downward to track the ground during flight.

This select set of Images were acquired on Jan. 27, 2023:

Image credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech


Pre-flight: 41 Stats via NASA/JPL-Caltech

Flight date: No earlier than 01/25/2023

Horizontal flight distance (nominal, w/ max divert): 587 feet (179 meters)

Flight time: 103.57 seconds

Flight altitude: 33 feet (10 meters)

Heading: Out to North West and return

Flight speed: 6.7 mph (3 meters per second)

Goal of flight: Scouting



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