Titan / Centaur / Viking

Titan at Astronautix

Image credit: Martin Marietta

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Viking by Russ Arasmith

Project Viking at Astronautix

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Viking

Project Viking at Astronautix

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A Laboratory on Mars

Prime goal of Project Viking is this National Aeronautics and Space Administration sketch, to land a biological laboratory on the surface of Mars. The picture shows a design in which the protective housing around the experiments unfolds in petal fashion once the laboratory is safely on the Martian surface.

Project Viking: Space Conquest Beyond the Moon

by Irwin Stambler
G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1970

Project Viking at Astronautix

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Boeing Viking

Project Viking: Space Conquest Beyond the Moon

by Irwin Stambler
G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1970

Project Viking at Astronautix

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Image source: Numbers Station

The Path to Mars

Our World in Space by Isaac Asimov & Robert McCall (1974)

Project Viking at Astronautix

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