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Old 07-29-2012, 07:43 AM
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Voyager 1's current speed is a very slow 3.5 AU a year.
At this speed it will take Voyager 14,000 more years to even reach a single light year.
That's 38,000 mph[ 61,400 km/h or 1,023 kps

We're talking INTERSTELLAR PROBES
They will travel at a fraction of the speed of light. 10%c
29,979,245.8 kps

That's 10 years to travel a lightyear
Without humans it could accelerate at will as an interstellar ram jet.
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