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Venus

General Information

Missions to Venus

Current and Past Missions

  • Akatsuki/Planet-C - ISAS Venus Orbiter (2010)
  • Venus Express - ESA Venus Orbiter (2005)
  • MESSENGER - NASA Mercury Orbiter (2004) (Two Venus Flybys)
  • Magellan - NASA Venus Radar Mapping Mission (1989-1994)
  • Pioneer Venus - NASA Orbiter/Probes to Venus (1978-1992)
  • Galileo - NASA Mission to Jupiter (Venus flyby - 1990)
  • Vega 1 - Soviet mission to Venus and Comet Halley (Venus flyby - 1985)
  • Vega 2 - Soviet mission to Venus and Comet Halley (Venus flyby - 1985)
  • Venera - Soviet Venus Missions (1961-1983)
  • Mariner 10 - NASA Mission to Venus and Mercury (1973-1975)
  • Mariner 5 - NASA Venus flyby (1967)
  • Mariner 2 - NASA Venus flyby (1962)
  • Venus Chronology - Timeline of all attempted and future Venus missions

Future Missions

  • BepiColombo - ESA Mercury Orbiters and Lander (2013) (Possible Venus Flyby)

Data

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