Mars is the “horizon goal” for human space flight . Towards that endeavor, one must consider several factors in regards ton choosing a landing site suitable for a human-rated mission including: entry, descent, and landing (EDL) characteristics, scientific diversity, and possible insitu resources . Selecting any one place is a careful balance of reducing risks and increasing scientific return for the mission
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2015|
|Event||46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference - The Woodlands, United States|
Duration: 16 Mar 2015 → 20 Mar 2015
|Conference||46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference|
|Period||16/03/15 → 20/03/15|
III, F. . J. C., Clark, B., Goetz, W., Lasue, J., Martin-Torres, F. J., & Zorzano Mier, M-P. (2015). Assessing Gale Crater as a potential human mission landing site on Mars. Paper presented at 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, United States.