In Washington, on Tuesday, NASA celebrates its 20 years of Mars exploration that is continuing to this date, as the officials said 20 years and counting.
The space giant NASA has marked the day of July 4, 2017, as completion of 20 years since their Mars’ consecutive exploration starts, which was a significant milestone for the agency that has been the first ever space agency to reach Mars by sending rockets on this exact date. This 20-year celebration from NASA is just 25 days earlier than its foundation day, and the agency will turn 59 this year, which comes on the date of July 29, 1958.
The agency has completed it each mission which is outstanding in many appreciations, which helped the organization to find many scientific discoveries and some of the most excellent observations that made them unique among all other space agencies.
Though the organization has started sending spacecraft to Mars since 1960s, the one occurred on 1997, have changed the face of the agency. This was the first ever space operation for Mars, though there was much gap till the 1997 event since then the organization has continuously sent its shuttle to Mars.
It was July 4, in the year of 1997, when the first ever NASA’s Pathfinder spacecraft, and till now there are ongoing missions are continuously present on the planet, which never runs out. Since then, there are always some explorations activities are going on the globe, either on the land of Mars or Mars’ orbit.