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An artist's impression of Cos-B in orbit
- Title An artist's impression of Cos-B in orbit
- Released 13/05/1975 3:57 pm
- Copyright ESA
ESA's Cos-B, launched 9 August 1975, provided the first complete galactic survey in high-energy gamma-rays. Before this, the gamma-ray Universe had largely been invisible to astronomers. Designed for a 1-2 year life, it operated successfully until April 1982.
- Id 238077