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Cassini To Survey Worlds Of Saturn And Titan; Sends First Probe To Moon Of Another Planet

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September 4, 1997
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The planet Saturn, its famous icy rings, and its enigmatic moon, Titan, are the prime scientific targets of the international Cassini mission, the most ambitious and far-reaching planetary exploration ever mounted. Final preparation of Cassini is now underway for a launch from Cape Canaveral, FL, in October 1997.

The planet Saturn, its famous icy rings, and its enigmatic moon, Titan, are the prime scientific targets of the international Cassini mission, the most ambitious and far-reaching planetary exploration ever mounted. Final preparation of Cassini is now underway for a launch from Cape Canaveral, FL, in October 1997.


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National Aeronautics And Space Administration. "Cassini To Survey Worlds Of Saturn And Titan; Sends First Probe To Moon Of Another Planet." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 4 September 1997. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1997/09/970904050035.htm>.
National Aeronautics And Space Administration. (1997, September 4). Cassini To Survey Worlds Of Saturn And Titan; Sends First Probe To Moon Of Another Planet. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 16, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1997/09/970904050035.htm
National Aeronautics And Space Administration. "Cassini To Survey Worlds Of Saturn And Titan; Sends First Probe To Moon Of Another Planet." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1997/09/970904050035.htm (accessed April 16, 2014).

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