Fact Sheet: Cassini to Saturn

cassini fact sheet
January 25, 1998
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The Cassini mission to Saturn is the most ambitious effort in planetary space exploration ever mounted. A joint endeavor of NASA, the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Italian space agency, Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (ASI), Cassini sent a sophisticated robotic spacecraft to orbit the ringed planet and study the Saturnian system in detail.