[FPSPACE] Venerakhod

Keith Gottschalk kgottschalk at uwc.ac.za
Sun Oct 31 14:36:12 EST 2004

>>> most ambitious projects in solar system >exploration: a Venerakhod or Venus rover.
>I have found a mention to that project in a paper and >my sources in 
>Russia confirm that two 50-100 kg prototypes were >built and tested in Kamchatka in 1984-1987

    The Kamchatka climate hardly seems the most realistic to test a Venus rover - unless you are crawling around a lively volcanic cone   :)

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