JPL Operations Manager Richard Mallis, seated second from the left, receives a plaque in recognition of his support of the Mariner 2 mission to Venus (27 August 1962 – 04 January 1963).
DSS-41, Island Lagoon, shortly after completion.
Photo: Bill Mettyear. Scan: Bill Mettyear Jr.
JPL Operations Manager Richard Mallis, second from the left, joins the three DSN Station Directors in being recognised for his support of the Mariner 2 mission to Venus.
Richard and Kathleen Mallis are pictured here at the celebrations for 35th anniversary of Apollo 11 at the Canberra Club in Canberra, 21 July 2004.
Photo: John and Betty Saxon.