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The SIR-B science investigations planShuttle Imaging Radar-B (SIR-B) is the second synthetic aperture radar (SAR) to be flown on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Space Transportation System (Shuttle). It is the first spaceborne SAR to feature an antenna that allows acquisition of multiincidence angle imagery. An international team of scientists will use SIR-B to conduct investigations in a wide range of disciplines. The radar, the mission, and the investigations are described.
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Other - Journal Issue
Date Acquired
September 5, 2013
Publication Date
July 1, 1984
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NAS 1.26:174282
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Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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