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Ginga

(ASTRO-C)
(1980s Japanese space X-ray telescope)

Ginga (ASTRO-C) was a JAXA X-ray observing satellite launched in 1987 and in operation until 1991, observing around 350 targets. Instruments:


(telescope,X-ray,spacecraft,JAXA,past)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ginga_(satellite)
http://www.astro.isas.jaxa.jp/ginga/
https://heasarc.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/ginga/ginga.html
PrefixExample  
GingaGinga 2000+25 
GSGS 2000+25for "Ginga satellite"

Referenced by pages:
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

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