PIA01480: Voyager 2 Launch
Target Name: Earth
Mission: Voyager
Spacecraft: Voyager 2
Instrument: VG Imaging Science Subsystem
Product Size: 2012 x 2994 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
Producer ID: P19480
Addition Date: 1998-10-30
Primary Data Set: Voyager EDRs
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Voyager 2 was launched on August 20, 1977, from the NASA Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral in Florida, propelled into space on a Titan/Centaur rocket.

JPL manages and controls the Voyager project for NASA's Office of Space Science.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL

Image Addition Date:
1998-10-30