Galileo Begins its Journey
September 26, 2003
This is a graphic representation of the Galileo spacecraft in the Jovian system. A roar shakes the ground as Space Shuttle Atlantis climbs into the sky. The Galileo spacecraft rides in the payload bay, ready to begin a long journey to the realm of the outer planets.
Topics: Environment, Hospitality Recreation, Space, European Space Agency, Space exploration, Galileo Begins, Satellite navigation systems, STS-34, Space Shuttle, Galileo, Io, Spacecraft