Raymond Heacock, JPL engineer who worked on Voyager mission, dies at 88

Friday, December 23, 2016 - 18:31 in Astronomy & Space

Raymond Leroy Heacock, an engineer who guided NASA’s Voyager mission through encounters with both Jupiter and Saturn, has died at his home in La Crescenta at the age of 88. Heacock, who died Tuesday, spent his entire career at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Canada Flintridge, where he worked...

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