Tag: voyager

59 When will New Horizons overtake Voyager 1 in distance from the Sun? 2014-01-28T11:18:00.123

41 Why did Voyager 2 receive a gravitational slowdown (as opposed to a slingshot) at Neptune? 2015-07-24T03:41:39.353

37 Would we be able to detect an extraterrestrial "Voyager" if it came near us? 2017-10-28T18:09:53.230

33 How does Voyager 1 send signals to Earth? 2013-08-04T03:58:03.580

32 Is there any way to communicate with Pioneer 11 through Voyager 1 or 2? 2014-02-06T09:11:30.687

30 Where are Pioneer 10, 11 and the Voyagers ultimately headed? 2013-08-27T16:30:47.703

29 Will Voyager 1 or 2 be able to take photos? 2014-02-19T10:23:05.870

27 How do we know that Voyager's data is correct? 2014-12-24T01:44:48.470

27 Does the tape recorder on Voyager-1 still work? 2016-05-15T16:41:40.440

25 What science are the Voyager missions still doing after so many years away from the Solar System? 2013-07-16T20:59:46.853

25 For how long will the Voyager records remain playable? 2014-06-08T19:54:02.547

24 Is there any way to find and track Pioneer 10, 11, and Voyager 1, 2? 2014-02-04T07:20:21.400

23 How long will communication with the Voyager probes continue? 2013-07-19T21:48:47.257

23 Why was radio contact with Pioneer lost earlier than with Voyager? 2016-03-11T15:02:32.540

21 Did the designers of Voyager neglect the angular momentum of the tape recorders? 2015-07-24T17:10:34.163

21 Can Voyager 1 receive signals from Earth? 2016-03-01T19:23:11.527

20 Can Voyager 1 or 2, theoretically, return to earth if given instructions before their electronic instruments shut down in 2025? 2017-02-22T23:18:02.827

19 How did NASA determine the distance and velocity of voyager 1? 2013-10-09T11:21:56.027

18 Does Voyager 1 do anything to be more observable? 2013-08-04T12:25:41.163

18 How does the star tracker in Voyager 1 lock onto a specific star? 2013-12-10T20:27:36.063

18 Can Voyager still use its thrusters to avoid hazards? 2014-08-26T09:45:57.950

18 Why didn't Pioneer 11 visit Uranus/Neptune, and why didn't Voyager 1 visit Pluto? 2015-07-20T13:50:20.537

17 How was magnetic tape decay prevented in Voyager 1? 2013-09-20T19:41:54.527

16 Do the Voyager space probes perform time synchronization regularly? 2013-07-27T20:27:13.257

16 What coordinate system is used in space for navigation? 2013-08-04T13:07:25.620

16 Where are the upper stages for the Voyager/Pioneer stages? 2013-09-12T22:52:15.070

15 When is the next Outer Planet lineup (Voyager) 2014-07-29T16:39:30.713

15 Voyager 3: what would have been its mission, and why was it canceled? 2015-07-20T17:45:27.530

15 Why did Voyager 2's velocity drop far below escape velocity before the first gravity assist? 2015-07-29T07:52:02.210

15 How well can Voyager 1 separate Earth signals from Solar noise these days? 2016-03-03T11:28:23.347

14 Are there any successors to Voyagers underway currently? 2013-07-22T09:22:55.573

14 How much RF transmit power does DSN need to send commands to Voyager? 2015-07-09T21:05:39.263

14 How is Voyager 1 still operating? 2017-12-14T23:32:49.300

12 Would a Voyager spacecraft trajectory change be recognized? 2016-04-02T14:42:53.897

12 How do Voyager 1's Trajectory Control Thrusters differ from its Attitude Control Thrusters? 2017-12-04T04:39:28.360

11 What is the first non-solar-system object Voyager 1 will run into? 2013-07-20T04:24:17.290

9 How would the Voyagers be tracked after the RTGS runs out of fuel? 2013-08-24T19:35:33.777

9 Did NASA provide the wrong year for Voyager 1's close approach to AC +79 3888? 2013-09-13T16:02:20.193

9 Why did we send those golden records on Voyager crafts? 2014-03-21T13:51:20.120

9 Good year for start of an interstellar mission, due to gravity-assist 2015-01-05T17:34:35.663

9 Is interstellar plasma a danger for future probes and astronauts? 2015-08-03T18:12:09.670

9 Most distant photo of the sun? 2016-07-22T14:23:47.497

8 Does the Heliopause really exist? 2013-09-25T04:17:01.853

8 Delta-v of deep space maneuvers in deep space missions like Voyager or Pioneer 2014-03-20T19:00:43.467

8 What is the possibility of Voyager 1/2 colliding with matter (Asteroids or planetoids) present in space? 2014-07-28T11:43:06.983

8 Are there any planned extra-solar missions by NASA or others? 2014-12-29T11:52:00.893

8 Why can't New Horizons send data and do observations at the same time? 2015-07-15T10:29:22.643

8 At what exact time was the Pale Blue Dot image taken? 2018-01-19T22:14:19.583

7 Why is it so hard to figure out if Voyager 1 has left the solar system? 2013-11-06T16:10:07.620

7 How will the Voyager Golden Record last for 1 billion years? 2014-12-26T03:44:36.123

7 How are the Voyagers' thrusters configured in a novel way to minimize accelerations along Earth-spacecraft axis? 2016-12-08T16:23:40.377

7 How to calculate data rate of Voyager 1? 2018-01-08T01:43:30.093

7 What is the difference in resolution between the cameras in Voyager and Juno? 2018-02-11T08:11:31.223

6 What happens to an RTG if the demand exceeds supply? 2013-09-15T20:29:33.093

6 Any evidence for a KBO fly by from one of the Voyagers or Pioneers? 2014-05-31T03:24:22.430

6 Do electronics and mechanical components work in a vacuum or require a sealed controlled atmosphere? 2016-10-30T19:39:54.523

6 How did Voyager 1 avoid crashing into Jupiter? 2016-12-27T00:20:32.570

6 How cold are the Voyagers now? Colder than LOX? Colder than SOX? 2017-09-20T06:44:23.777

6 How does Voyager take pictures in space? 2017-10-13T15:20:52.550

6 How does Voyager 1 keep track of its orientation? 2017-12-05T19:55:57.407

5 Were the Voyager Golden Record / Arecibo message tested for decodability 2015-03-24T10:17:42.650

5 How are precision trajectory measurements made of trans-Neptunian spacecraft? 2016-04-07T02:17:39.270

5 What is the brown band in which we find the pale blue dot that is Earth? 2017-02-11T18:24:48.457

5 Why is Voyager 1 faster than all other space probes? 2017-08-12T16:14:18.107

4 How much power does the Voyager radio dish draw? 2015-07-18T03:06:46.843

4 How will the Voyager 1 manage to generate electricity in the future or even now? 2017-08-15T17:17:36.587

4 Is there a planet walk with the positions of Voyager 1 and 2? 2017-10-31T10:59:24.667

4 Shortest time to place a probe further than Voyager 1? 2017-12-05T21:35:47.763

3 Does Footage from Another Planet or the Outskirts of Our Solar System Exist? 2013-10-14T13:08:34.020

3 Frequency responses of Voyager's S-band high gain antenna's feed-horn and receiver front end & IF? 2016-07-23T02:39:49.757

3 Voyager Earth to Jupiter journey time 2017-04-01T18:59:05.910

3 Isn't the escape velocity for the solar system at the Earth 42.1 km/s? Then why does the graph show 36 km/s for the same value? Is the plot wrong? 2017-08-02T10:44:33.137

2 Efficiency of communications between spacecraft and control center 2015-08-12T22:22:15.377

2 Is the speed of the Voyager probes accurately described by Newton's or Einstein's theories? 2016-02-19T12:05:06.960

2 Voyager 1 tape recorder 2016-07-25T04:18:11.307

2 Can aliens use Voyager to communicate with us? 2017-08-22T05:24:58.237

1 Why does DSN sometimes uses two dishes at the same time to receive Voyager-1? 2016-07-23T03:17:55.113

1 Satellite Position 2017-04-28T18:11:50.730

0 Why aren't deep-space probes launched from space? 2015-12-28T09:32:06.170

0 Do the Voyager probes experience time moving faster due to relativity? 2016-11-21T05:42:12.540

0 Are the Voyager spacecrafts ever coming back? 2018-02-05T17:50:55.523

0 Have deep-space spacecraft always used some form of spread-spectrum for data downlink? 2018-03-02T04:01:33.363