Operated from Earth orbit with daily operations planning from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center by the instrument teams.
RAL Space Involvement
Development and operation of the X-ray Polychromator (XRP; RAL Principal Investigator), an X-ray instrument for the study and analysis of hot solar flare plasmas.
To study solar magnetic fields associated with the flare phenomenon
14 February 1980
Mullard Space Science Laboratory, UK; Lockheed Martin Palo Alto USA
Further Project Information
NASA (link opens in a new window)
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