Giotto meets Halley’s comet (1992)

Giotto meets Halley’s comet (1992)
Photos, slides and glossy brochure

In 1992 the European Comet Explorer Giotto met up with Grigg-Skjellerup, after having explored Halley's Comet six years earlier. This set includes a photo (approx. 20 x 25 cm) of Giotto before launch (original, from British Aerospace), an ESA photo Giotto’s course and the comet, (about 20 x 30 cm), an ESA set of 12 35 mm colour slides, and a glossy brochure (A-4 format) about this "second encounter ", including the results of the first visit of Halley. Plus an original sticker of the meeting on July 10, 1992 (9 cm in diameter).

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