Touchdown! Nasa's Phoenix Space Craft Lands On Mars
The Phoenix Mars Lander
InSight: Landing on Mars
OTD in Space – May 25: Phoenix Spacecraft Lands on Mars
Phoenix was a robotic spacecraft on a space exploration mission on Mars under the Mars Scout Program. The Phoenix lander landed on Mars in 2008. Mission scientists used instruments aboard the lander to assess the local habitability and to research the history of water there. The total mission cost was about US $386 million.