Wednesday, 6 July 2016
And we're there! Juno enters Jupiter's orbit; NASA celebrates success
New Delhi: Amid energy, anticipation and nervousness levels running high, US space agency NASA, JPL and Lockheed Martin welcomed the Juno spacecraft as it entered Jupiter's orbit after five years.
The visuals on NASA's live TV captured the celebratory mood of the entire staff of the space agency,including SwRI's Director and Juno's principal investigator, Scott Bolton, applauding, hugging, cheering and congratulating each other.