Rescue of data from Pioneer 10 & 11 tapes FINAL WORD
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Sat Jun 11 23:28:07 CDT 2005
From: "William Donzelli" <aw288 at osfn.org>
Sent: Saturday, June 11, 2005 11:20 PM
>I was at RCS this afternoon, and after talking to Mike about the whole
> Pioneer 10 and 11 tape nonsense, we did a little digging:
> Well, well, well...it looks like every bit of Pioneer 10 and 11 has been
> saved already, and can be accessed thru the proper channels (on
> tape, but apparently they will burn a CDROM on request).
> Every other spacecraft, as well.
> It is time to lay this urban legend about rotting NASA tapes to rest.
> William Donzelli
> aw288 at osfn.org
I'd be willing to bet they'll take money to recover the data anyway :)
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