According to the mission's website, it will "probe the heart of the largest pyramids of Egypt, without drilling the slightest opening."
Above: Khufu is photographed on Monday, Nov. 9, 2015.
Above: The pyramid of Khufu on Nov. 9, 2015.
Above: Horses run in front of workers as they wait for tourists at the Giza pyramids on Nov. 8, 2015.
Above: The Great Pyramids and Sphinx in Giza, south of Cairo, are lit up in blue for the 70th anniversary of the United Nations on Oct. 24, 2015.
Above: Tourists ride in horse carriages past one of the Great Pyramids in 2012.