Voyager 2 and Pluto
Name: c zielinski
Date: 1993 - 1999
Did Voyager 2 pass Pluto? If not, was it intended to?
No, Voyager 2 did not do a "fly-by" of Pluto (which is currently
inside Neptune's orbit, BTW). Its fly-by of Nepttune occurred
in 1989, so it's well outside the Solar System by now.
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