Clearing the Tower
January 14, 2005
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.
Topics: Cassini–Huygens, Spaceflight, Comet Rendezvous Asteroid Flyby, Cassini–Huygens timeline, Huygens probe, Titan, Spacecraft