Space Science Reviews

, Volume 2, Issue 6, pp 751–777

A summary review of the scientific findings of the Mariner Venus mission

  • Charles P. Sonett

DOI: 10.1007/BF00208814

Cite this article as:
Sonett, C.P. Space Sci Rev (1963) 2: 751. doi:10.1007/BF00208814


A summary review of the scientific findings of Mariner II is given insofar as available data allow. The instruments and those characteristics of the total rocket system which affect the scientific experiments are described. The review covers both planetary and interplanetary results and provides descriptive material on the instruments.

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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1963

Authors and Affiliations

  • Charles P. Sonett
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  1. 1.Space Sciences DivisionNASA Ames Research CenterMoffett FieldUSA