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Cassini Heads to Saturn
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Cassini Heads to Saturn
Date: 15 Oct 1997

The Cassini spacecraft and Huygens probe begin their seven-year journey to the ringed planet. The successful launch of Cassini aboard a Titan IVB/Centaur occured at 4:43 a.m. EDT, October 15, 1997.

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