Mars500 ‘arrives’ in orbit around Mars

http://www.esa.int/SPECIALS/Mars500/SEMWYEY1LJG_0.html

The first full-duration simulation of a manned voyage to Mars has reached a major milestone: the ‘spacecraft’ yesterday ‘arrived’ at Mars after 244 days of virtual interplanetary flight. Three crewmembers will ‘land’ on Mars on 12 February and make three sorties onto simulated martian terrain.