Tuesday, May 17, 2005

60 Years of Manned Missions to Mars

Encylcopedia Astronautica reviews the plans for all the manned missions to Mars from the last 60 years from Von Braun's 1952 armada of ten vessels to Gorshkov's 2000 Marpost mission. It's a fascinating and frustrating history. As they note Mars is only 20 years away and always has been.