Curiosity Rover's battery made by a company moving to Rhode Island
Posted: 8/6/2012 5:15:16 PM
NASAs Curiosity Rover that landed on Mars on Monday morning was powered by a battery made by a
Were always excited because its a high profile job and were usually very successful at these and the only thing were concerned about is the landing, said President of the company Vince Yevolli.
Yardney Technical Products has made the batteries for past missions to Mars. These have included the Spirit and Opportunity rovers and the
Now that weve had four consecutive successful missions on Mars and all of them had our battery, its pretty cool, said Yevolli.
The company will be moving to their new location in
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