Re: For your amusement - Galileo.

Neil T. Clifford (neil@eeyore.demon.co.uk)
Sat, 15 Jul 1995 13:06:23 +0000 (BST)

|>I was wondering whether it might be something worth trying for the
|>Cassini/Hugyens mission (if it gets funded :-( which I believe will need
|>at least a VEGA and possibly VEEGA. I guess though, that the passes
|>would be targeted over poorly populated areas due to the RTG's onboard.

For the interested it will be a Venus-Venus-Earth-Jupiter gravity
assist (gulp!). I'm investigating what the trajectory in proximity to the Earth
might be.

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