When did the rovers Opportunity and Spirit land on Mars?

Answer Opportunity and Spirit are part of NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Mission. Spirit was the first to land on Mars; it touched down on January 3, 2004. Three weeks later, on January 24, 2004, Opportuni... Read More »

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How did the twin rovers Spirit&Opportunity land on Mars?

The rovers Spirit and Opportunity landed on Mars using an airbag system. There were four airbags on each rover. Eight layers of Vectran fabric cushioned each rover as it impacted and rolled onto th... Read More »

What are the names of the land rovers on mars?

What are the names of the two mars rovers?

There have been plenty of mars rovers. The names of the two rovers currently (2008) deployed by NASA are "Spirit" (at the Gusev crater) and "Opportunity" (at Merridiani). You can find more informa... Read More »

How many rovers have been sent to mars by NASA?

there is spirit, opportunity, vicing 1,viking 2, beagle oh yeah! and the new one curiosity.