EVA Report – March 23rd

Crew 207 EVA Report 23-Mar-2019

EVA #6

Author: Diane Rothberg

Purpose of EVA: Drone map areas that will be used to create a 3D printed map of the MDRS Hab area.

Start time: 10:00
End time: 12:00

Narrative: Two Part 107 drone pilots mapped two areas outlined in Drone Deploy software. First one near Hab. Second one climbed the hill near Pooh’s corners and launched the drone from there.

Destination: Hab area, and Pooh’s Corners

Coordinates 4255000 x 518000, and 4251000 x 518920

Participants: Dean Jin, Tom Baldwin, Diane Rothberg

Road(s) Route 1103 near the Hab and Pooh’s Corners area

Mode of travel: Walking and Rovers (Opportunity + Curiosity)

Crew 207 EVA Report 20 Mar 2019

EVA #7

Author: Julielynn Wong

Purpose of EVA: Allow novice drone pilots to compare a standard versus novel controller to fly a camera drone in a square test flight pattern.

Start time: 14:40
End time: 16:40

Narrative: The weather was clear and sunny.

Two EVA Team members flew the traditional controller first for a test flight in a square configuration (60 ft for each side) at an altitude of 20 feet. Then the EVA team member flew a novel controller for the same square flight test pattern. XO also use the novel controller to conduct a habitat roof inspection. A post-flight survey was completed by all EVA team members.

Destination: MDRS sign

Coordinates: 4250850 / 518100

EVA Participants: Dean (XO), Diane Rothberg (GHO), Tiffany Ni (SCI)

Roads and routes per MDRS Map: Road 1103

Mode of travel: Walking