Renzi tweets pride on ExoMars landing
During Schiaparelli lander's descent onto Red Planet
19 Ottobre 2016
Rome, October 19 - Italian Premier Matteo Renzi tweeted his enthusiasm about the European Space Agency (ESA)'s ExoMars mission landing on the Red Planet on Wednesday. "Europe lands on Mars with an Italian-led mission. Trepidation and pride #schiaparelli," Renzi tweeted, referencing the name of the lander that was scheduled to enter the Mars atmosphere at 16:42 Italian time for a six-minute descent onto the planet's surface.