SAC-C Satellite magnetometer

  • Brauer, Peter (Project Manager)
  • Merayo, José M.G. (Project Participant)
  • Petersen, Jan Raagaard (Project Participant)
  • Pedersen, Tim Næsby (Project Participant)
  • Oelschlägel, Wulf (Project Participant)
  • Oelschlägel, Wulf (Project Participant)
  • Pedersen, Nicholas (Project Participant)

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    Description

    SAC-C is an Argentine satellite whose primary purpose is to image Argentina and its coastal waters with a 5-band imager. The SAC-C satellite will be launched on Apr. 13, 2000 from Vandenburg Air Force Base, California. SAC-C also carries a magnetometer for the Magnetic Measurement Package provided by the DTU in collaboration with DSRI. The MMP magnetometer is an advanced version of the instrument carried onboard the Ørsted satellite.
    StatusActive
    Effective start/end date17/05/1998 → …