[citation][nom]cookoy[/nom]Most awesome. Just how it is able to communicate with earth and how earth is able to track such a small object that far away - those are unbelievable feats.[/citation]
It has a transceiver with a dish for an antenna. On earth the Deep Space Network (world wide network of large antennas) receive signals from Voyager I and transmits commands to it. Signals take about 17 hours to make the trip from earth to Voyager I.
[citation][nom]technoD[/nom]"I wonder how many years it will be before we can build a ship that will pass Voyager."- CaedenVWell, the ship will need to be capable of Warp 9.95.(star trek joke)[/citation]
Voyager has a max of 9.975 so 9.95 would never catch it