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Cassini/RPWS/HFR Electrical Antenna Calibration. Saturn Inbound Update

Monday 1 November 2021, by Baptiste Cecconi

This document describes the Cassini/RPWS/HFR Electrical Antenna Calibration update after the Saturn Inbound trajectory measurements.

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Acknowledgements

The Cassini/RPWS/HFR data has been produced by B. Cecconi, & P. Zarka, from the Observatoire de Paris/LESIA Cassini-RPWS team, with the support of CNRS and CNES.

Contact

Any question or request should be addressed to contact.maser@obspm.fr

References

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