What has happened to Mars lander?
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Where is European Schiaparelli Mars lander?

There are growing fears that a European probe which attempted to land on Mars on Wednesday has been lost.

Tracking of the Schiaparelli robot's radio signals was dropped less than a minute before it was expected to touch down on the Red Planet's surface.

David Shukman reports from the mission control in Germany.

  • 19 Oct 2016
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