Cyrosphere – Member of “Ice Patrol”

  • Scientific research on large ice and snow fields, part of “Ice Patrol”
  • Green radar dishes are the Tx /Rx units to scen and analyse the surface features while driving
  • Rear grids are ice penetrating radars to scan deep ice layers and identify structures in the ice sheet / snow field. Can be moved to get different angles and scan different layers
  • Thruster enables movement in deep snow
  • wind shield is protecting the astronaut against ice, snow, grizzle etc.