|Earth Pre-Federation Database - Voyager 6|
|Early automated interplanetary space probe launched from Earth in the late 1990's. Upon leaving the Sol System, Voyager VI fell into a Black
hole and emerged on the other side of the galaxy, near a planet of living machines.
Star Trek: The Motion Picture
Voyager I and II, actual space probes launched by NASA in the 1970's, were among the first to explore Jupiter, Saturn, and the outer Sol System. NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, which managed the Voyager project, provided technical assistance during the making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture that included construction blueprints of the actual Voyager probes.
Star Trek Encyclopedia II