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Voyager 1 fires thrusters last used in 1980 – and they worked!

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http://www.cpushack.com/space-craft-cpu.html

There are three CPUs on each Voyager spacecraft. Two of the CPUs were made from TTL logic, including the attitude and articulation control subsystem. One of those was a copy of the Viking lander CPU, and the other was an enhanced version of it. The third CPU was a custom CMOS design.

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