Interplanetary Missions

Year Craft Planet Purpose Result Description
1958 Fharlanghn 1d Saturn Flyby Active On intercept. Arrival in 1964
1958 Fharlanghn 1c Saturn Flyby Failed Was on intercept. Case unsolved.
1958 Fharlanghn 1c Jupiter Flyby+Moon Active On intercept
1958 Fharlanghn 1c Jupiter Flyby+Moon Failed Exploded at below 20km
1958 Fharlanghn 1d Jupiter Flyby Active On intercept
1957 Kepler 7 D Venus Orbit Partial Success In bad orbit
1957 Kepler 7 D Venus Orbit Failed Exploded at below 20km
1957 Kepler 7 Venus Orbit Partial Success In bad orbit
1956 Mars Lander Mars Landing Test Partial Success Almost landed
1956 Kepler 4 Mars Orbit Failed Managed close flyby, out of fuel
1956 Kepler 4 Mars Orbit Failed Destroyed during launch
1956 Kepler 4 Mars Orbit Failed Hit Earth’s atmosphere during node execution
1956 Kepler 6 Mars Orbit Success Successfully established polar orbit, fuel remains.
1956 Kepler 6 Venus Orbit Partial Success Out of fuel in high orbit, station as local com relay.
1956 Kepler 5 Venus Orbit Failed Lost in space
1956 Kepler 5 Venus Orbit Partial Success Established polar orbit, too high apoapsis for scan.