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Juno Spacecraft Earth Flyby Animation

October 9, 2013

The Juno spacecraft returns to Earth about two years after launch for a flyby gravity assist maneuver. The Earth flyby gives Juno the boost in velocity it needs to coast all the way to Jupiter. Juno arrives at Jupiter in July 2016.

Credit: NASA/JPL/SwRI

[ Read the Article: Juno Makes Earth Fly-By Before 3 Year Trip To Jupiter ]



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