Why is Cassini self destructing in Saturn's atmosphere while the Huygens Probe was sent to land on Titan?

  • $\begingroup$ I think I need some more clarity on this one. Are you wondering why Cassini isn't being landed like Huygens was? Are you wondering why Cassini is being self-destructed while Huygens is still around? $\endgroup$ – called2voyage Aug 31 '17 at 14:13
  • $\begingroup$ Or is this what you are wondering about? space.stackexchange.com/q/21295/58 $\endgroup$ – called2voyage Aug 31 '17 at 14:14

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