Spain: Pangea-X testing for Mars mission takes place in Lanzarote

Experts from the European Space Agency (ESA) tested their latest equipment and technology, which may be used for the future exploratory missions to Mars, in Lanzarote, Thursday. According to the scientists, the Canary Islands' volcanic terrain is similar to the geology of Mars and the Moon, which is why Lanzarote is considered one of the best locations to run such tests. Under the control of... Еще the ESA experts, two astronauts, Samantha Cristoforetti and Mathias Maurer, took part in the exercises named 'Pangea-X'. During the training routines, astronauts collected data using robots, drones and specialist equipment, which gave immediate results for some of the tests. The training will continue until Friday, November 24.

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