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Exosat satellite under construction

Exosat satellite under construction

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X-RAY ASTRONOMY GROUP, UNIVERSITY OF LEICESTER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY X-RAY ASTRONOMY GROUP, UNIVERSITY OF LEICESTER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

View of the engineering model of the Exosat X-ray astronomy satellite during construction. The satellite was built by the European Space Agency (ESA) and was launched on 26 May, 1983. During its three-year operational lifetime, it studied X-ray emissions from X- ray binaries, supernova remnants, active galaxies, clusters of galaxies and stellar coronae.

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