Voyager 2 Encounter with the Jovian System

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Science  23 Nov 1979:
Vol. 206, Issue 4421, pp. 925-927
DOI: 10.1126/science.206.4421.925


An overview of the Voyager 2 encounter with Jupiter is presented, including a brief discussion of the trajectory, the major sequence modifications performed because of the Jupiter measurements obtained with Voyager 1, and high-lights of the results that are described in the subsequent reports.