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Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite

(UARS)
(1990s spacecraft to observe Earth ozone layer)

The Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) was a NASA satellite launched in 1991 and operational until 2005 to observe Earth's upper atmosphere including the ozone layer. Instruments:


(spacecraft,Earth,atmosphere,NASA)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Upper_Atmosphere_Research_Satellite
https://eospso.nasa.gov/missions/upper-atmosphere-research-satellite
https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/579

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