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1973

 

January 10–12
LSI sponsors and hosts the conference Geophysical and Geochemical Exploration of the Moon and Planets.

 

April 6
The Pioneer 11 mission to Jupiter and Saturn launches.

 

May 14
Skylab, the first U.S. space station, launches.

 

July 15
David Strangway is appointed LSI Interim Director.

 

September 1
James Head is appointed LSI Interim Director.


November 3
Mariner 10 launches toward Venus and Mercury.


 

James Head David Strangway Mariner 10 Pioneer 11 images of Saturn Harold Urey and Carolyn Watkins Skylab