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Field Test Preparations

8 Apr 2011, 22:52 UTC
Field Test Preparations
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Team members have been preparing for the upcoming field test taking place over the next two weekends. This test includes rover egress, localization and autonomous obstacle avoidance, remote teleoperation, space relevant communications, and use of new power point trackers.

Team members Nick Letwin and Ethan Minogue examine the rover driving down prototype ramps

Rover wheel on ramp

Ben Wasserman testing routers for remote telecommunication

Mounting the prototype ramps to 'Red Truck Lander'

Piloting 'Red Truck Lander'

Creating rover obstacles in excessively boggy conditions

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