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Venera 4 Probes Atmosphere of Venus

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Science  15 Mar 1968:
Vol. 159, Issue 3820, pp. 1228-1230
DOI: 10.1126/science.159.3820.1228

Abstract

The atmospheric data and information on trajectory received from Venera 4 together provide consistent and firm evidence of its success in reaching the surface of Venus.