What Major Spacecrafts Have Been to Saturn?

Answer As of 2011, four separate unmanned spacecrafts have been sent to Saturn. Saturn is a ringed, gaseous planet that lies approximately 930 million miles from the sun. When at its closest, Saturn is 74... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What Major Spacecrafts Have Been to Saturn

Can spacecrafts be used more than once?

Certain ones are designed for repeated use. The SPACE SHUTTLE was one example of such.

How many spacecrafts has NASA lost?

Budget Cuts, and a need to make it safer. They don't want another Apollo 13.

Is JPL and NASA still in communication with the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecrafts?

Yes, communications from both of the spacecraft are still received through the Deep Space Network, despite Voyager 1 being the furthest ever man-made object from earth.

What are spacecrafts designed to take off with rocket assistance and then land like airplanes called?