Ariel 3
21 Sep 2009
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Ariel 3 is British satellite that conducted five experiments, including measuring galactic noise, electron temperatures and oxygen distribution in the Earth's atmosphere.

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​Ariel 3

Credit: NASA
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RAL Space Involvement
Ground station

Subject
Astronomy

Main Objectives
To extend the previous UK satellite investigations in space.

Launch Date
5 May 1967

Partners
​NASA, University College London, University of Birmingham, University of Cambridge, Meteorological Office, Australian Weapons Research Establishment, University of Natal, University of Sheffield​, 

Further Information

NASA



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