Through the Clouds

December 17, 2004

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.



This image was captured from a video of the launch. The video is available for viewing in
QuickTime or
MPEG format.

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