Reply to post: Re: How do the manage the fuel

Voyager 2 'stopped' last week, and not just for maintenance

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Re: How do the manage the fuel

Propulsion - none. Voyagers were launched via a grand slingshot approach, using various planets gravity to build up speed.

Fuel in this case is a pint sized plutonium cell, which produces electricity for the inboard instruments.

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