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Old 2012-12-29, 09:25   #22
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There is a mission planned to the Sun: Solar Probe Plus http://solarprobe.jhuapl.edu being built at JHU APL to launch 2018. Interesting trajectory with repeated Venus flybys to lower perihelion to 0.04AU.
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