News 6 space expert talks all things Mars

News 6 space expert Emilee Speck visits The Weekly

NASA is set to mark a major milestone in its mission on Mars.
NASA is set to mark a major milestone in its mission on Mars.

ORLANDO, Fla. – NASA is set to mark a major milestone in its mission on Mars.

News 6 space expert Emilee Speck sat down with News 6 anchor Justin Warmoth for “The Weekly on ClickOrlando.com” to talk all things Mars.

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She explains the next steps for the Perseverance rover, as its Ingenuity helicopter prepares to take flight for the first time.

The flight was originally scheduled for Sunday, but NASA officials confirmed Saturday the flight would take place no sooner than Wednesday.

Speck also talks about SpaceX, its Starlink constellation, and what people can do to get internet access through SpaceX.

For more information on the Perseverance rover and the Ingenuity helicopter’s test flight, check out ClickOrlando.com/space.


About the Author:

Emily joined the News 6 team in May 2020.