MIT TALARIS Project
Videos from the TALARIS Project -- an MIT student project aiming to design, build and operate a prototype test vehicle for robotic lunar landers, as part of MIT's participation in the Google Lunar X-Prize.
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This short video summarizes the vehicle assembly and flight test activities from approximately April through June 2009.
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A compilation of flight test highlights from the early days of powered vehicle tests to controls gains tests in October 2009.
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Video from the 4-fan 100% throttle ground test of the TALARIS vehicle, a prototype test vehicle for robotic lunar landers. At this throttle level, the vehicle's 4 fans consume 24 kW of power at 500 A and provide a power-to-weight ratio h...