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Creator: 
NASA/JPL-Caltech
Description: 
Seen here is a full-scale model of one of the twin Voyager spacecraft, which was sent to explore the giant outer planets in our solar system. Voyager 2 was launched August 20, 1977 followed by the launch of Voyager 1 sixteen days later. Both spacecraft visited Jupiter and Saturn with Voyager 2 continuing its journey to Uranus and Neptune. In spring 1990, Voyager 2 transmitted images looking back across the span of the entire solar system. Both Voyagers continue to explore interstellar space.
Identifier: 
P19795
MediaType: 
Image
Contributor: 
JPL Archives
What: 
Voyager 1
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Jupiter
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Saturn
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Voyager 2
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Uranus