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20 June 2000 Layout of personnel accommodations for the SOFIA
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The NASA Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) Observatory is based upon a refurbished and heavily modified Boeing 747 SP aircraft. The Observatory, which provides accommodations for the Deutsches Zentrum Fur Luftund Raumfahrt 2.5 m telescope, science investigator teams, scientific instruments, mission crew and support systems. The US contractor team has removed most of the aircraft original furnishings and designed a new Layout of Personnel Accommodations (LOPA) tailored to SOFIA's needs.
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David M. Daughters, J. Gregory Bruich, Gregory P. Arceneaux, Jason Zirretta, and William B. Caton "Layout of personnel accommodations for the SOFIA", Proc. SPIE 4014, Airborne Telescope Systems, (20 June 2000);


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