Mars Landing

A Mars landing is a landing of a spacecraft on the surface of Mars. Of multiple attempted Mars landings by robotic, unmanned spacecraft, nine have successful soft landed. There have also been studies for a possible human mission to Mars, including a landing, but none have been attempted. The most recent landing took place on 26 November 2018 by the NASA probe InSight.

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