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AVIATR (Aerial Vehicle for In situ and Airborne Titan Reconnaissance) is a proposed NASA airplane mission to Titan, a moon of Saturn. The mission was proposed by a team of scientists led by University of Idaho's Dr. Jason W. Barnes.[1] Compared to Earth, Titan has about one-seventh the gravity but four times the density.[2] These conditions make it easier to fly there.[2]


  1. ^ Ortiz, Lillian (2 January 2012). "AVIATR: An Airplane Mission for Titan". Universe Today. Retrieved 2 August 2013. 
  2. ^ a b [1]

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