Astronomy Cast Ep. 484: Transfer Orbits and Gravitational Assists

Article written: 26 Mar , 2018
Updated: 11 May , 2018
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If you want to get around in the Solar System, you’ll want to take advantage of natural gravitational speed boosts and transfer orbits. Whether you’re heading to the outer Solar System or you want to visit the Sun itself, the planets themselves can help you in your journey.

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