Cassini’s First Flyby of 2014!

Are you ready for the Cassini spacecraft’s first flyby for 2014? Feel free to follow along with the latest information and images from this Titan flyby on my Facebook event page: Titan (T-97) Flyby. This is Cassini’s first of 11 flybys this year. Quick Facts: Name Titan (T-97) Flyby Date January 1, 2014 [SCET] Time 10:00 PM UTC Altitude 870 miles (1,400 kilometers) […]

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Peering Into Titan’s Atmosphere

Are you ready for Cassini’s penultimate flyby of 2013? Feel free to follow along with the latest information and images from this Titan flyby on my Facebook event page: Titan (T-95) Flyby. Quick Facts: Name Titan (T-95) Flyby Date October 14, 2013 [SCET] Time 4:56 AM UTC Altitude 597 miles (961 kilometers) Speed 13,000 mph (5.8 km/sec) Goal To better understand Titan’s atmosphere in terms […]

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