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Geoscientific Instrumentation, Methods and Data Systems An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 6, 103-124, 2017
http://www.geosci-instrum-method-data-syst.net/6/103/2017/
doi:10.5194/gi-6-103-2017
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24 Feb 2017
The MetNet vehicle: a lander to deploy environmental stations for local and global investigations of Mars
Ari-Matti Harri et al.

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Investigations of Mars – its atmosphere, surface and interior – require simultaneous, distributed in situ measurements. We have developed an innovative prototype of the Mars Network Lander (MNL), a small lander/penetrator with a 20 % payload mass fraction. MNL features an innovative Entry, Descent and Landing System to increase reliability and reduce the system mass. It is ideally suited for piggy-backing on spacecraft, for network missions and pathfinders for high-value landed missions.
Investigations of Mars – its atmosphere, surface and interior – require simultaneous,...
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