PIONEER 11

Launch Details
Launched 5 April 1973
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Destination Solar System Escape Orbit
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 6421
COSPAR ID 1973-019A
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Timeline

1973 Apr 6 Launch from Cape Canaveral SLC-36B
1974 Dec 3 Flyby of Jupiter (closest approach)
1979 Sep 1 Flyby of Saturn (closest approach)
1979 Oct 5 Begin Pioneer Interstellar Mission
1995 Sep 30 Routine contact discontinued
1995 Nov 24 Last telemetry received

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32.72°N
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