Airborne Astronomy Symposium

a symposium commemorating the tenth anniversary of operations of the Kuiper Airborne Observatory : proceedings of a meeting sponsored by NASA and the Astronomical Society of the Pacific held at NASA Ames Research Center, July 11-13, 1984

Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, Calif

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Statementedited by Harley A. Thronson, Jr., Edwin F. Erickson.
SeriesNASA conference publication -- 2353.
ContributionsThronson, Harley A., Erickson, Edwin F., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration., Astronomical Society of the Pacific., Ames Research Center.
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Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17724258M

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