1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card

1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card (front left)
Front left of the 1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card

This is the left side of the QSL card from the Voyager 2 Encounter with Uranus. It shows the stunning view that a future visitor would see as they were preparing to land on the icy surface of Uranus’ moon Miranda.

1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card (front right)
Front right of the 1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card

The right side of the QSL card shows Voyager’s narrow-angle camera image of Titania, one of the large moons of Uranus and the description of the club special event. The images below are of the rear side of the double width card.

1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card (rear left)
Rear left of the 1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card
1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card (rear right)
Rear right of the 1986 Voyager 2 Uranus Encounter QSL Card

See the March, 1986, issue of “W6VIO Calling” for photographs of club personnel operating during this special event. Then go to the NASA Voyager 2 Mission web page for more detailed information and the NSSDC Uranus Photo Gallery for many high quality images taken during the encounter.