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29 June 1992 WIND Imaging Interferometer (WINDII) on the upper-atmosphere research satellite
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WINDII is an imaging, field widened Michelson interferometer built by Canada and France for ffight on NASA's Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite, which was launched September 12, 1991. Its primary purpose is to measure winds in the 80—300 km region of the atmosphere by observing airglow emissions. It has performed well to date. The design of the instrument is outlined in this paper.
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William A. Gault, Gordon G. Shepherd, Gerard Thuillier, Brian H. Solheim, Charles H. Hersom, Jean-Francis Brun, Susan Brune, and J. Gore "WIND Imaging Interferometer (WINDII) on the upper-atmosphere research satellite", Proc. SPIE 1745, Instrumentation for Planetary and Terrestrial Atmospheric Remote Sensing, (29 June 1992); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.60599
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