Mars Rover to Visit ALNS!

Mars RoverWe are delighted that ALNS has been chosen to host a visit of a Mars Rover, which will be a key focus of the planned mission to the red planet in 2018.

This amazing craft is being designed, developed and built by Airbus Defence and Space who have a large site in Portsmouth.

STEM Ambassadors from Airbus will be available to run demonstrations of how this marvellous machine moves and to talk about the project.

Further details about this spacecraft can be found at


The Mars Rover will be visiting on Tuesday 14th July with ALNS students being given time to view it in the morning and other local schools coming in to experience this amazing craft in the afternoon.