Mariner encounter with Mercury

Mariner encounter with Mercury

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Credit: NASA/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Artist impression of a Mariner spacecraft encounter with the planet Mercury. The spacecraft will fly by Venus to obtain a gravity assist trajectory deflection in order to fly close to Mercury. The mission is designed to investigate the environment, atmosphere, and surface of both planets.

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Keywords: astronomy, cosmology, mariner spacecraft, mercury, planet, planetary, science

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