The Mission of the 185-kilogram device is now completed. To contact “Opportunity” (opportunity) was at 10. June 2018 during a Mars-wide sandstorm, lost. The robot fell silent, and was not available for the control center.
The Rover was launched in July 2003 on Board of a carrier rocket from the spaceport of Cape Canaveral and about a year and a half later, on may 25. In January 2004, landed on Mars. Since then, the six-wheeled Rover rolled across the surface of Mars – not without niggles, but with remarkable perseverance. In 2007, Opportunity had been through a much bigger storm.
FOCUS Online/Wochit He was the best hope to understand the Planet better, Nasa with their Mars Rover pcl