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Galileo
Galileo Mission to Venus Galileo Mission to Earth Galileo Mission to Asteroids Galileo Mission to Comets Galileo Mission to Jupiter
18 Oct 1989
Launch (16:53:40 UT)
10 Feb 1990
Venus Flyby
8 Dec 1990
First Earth Flyby
29 Oct 1991
Asteroid Gaspra Flyby
8 Dec 1992
Earth Flyby 2
28 Aug 1993
Asteroid Ida Flyby
Jul 1994
Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 Impact Observations
13 Jul 1995
Probe Release
7 Dec 1995
Probe Descent (22:04 UT - 23:02 UT)
8 Dec 1995
Jupiter Orbit Insertion (00:27 UT)
6 Sep 1996
Ganymede Encounter 2
4 Nov 1996
Callisto Flyby 3
19 Dec 1996
Europa Flyby 4
20 Feb 1997
Europa Flyby 6
5 Apr 1997
Ganymede Flyby 7
10 Feb 1998
Europa Flyby 13
21 Jul 1998
Europa Flyby 16
25 May 2001
Callisto Flyby
6 Aug 2001
Io Flyby 31
16 Oct 2001
Io Flyby 32
17 Jan 2002
Io Flyby 33
5 Nov 2002
Amalthea Flyby
31 Mar 2003
Jupiter Observations Complete
21 Sep 2003
Jupiter Impact (18:57:18 UT)
Status:
Successful
 

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