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Logiciel de suivi de données scientifiques en vol, en préparation de la mission PILOT

The inflight scientific data monitoring software application, during preparations for the PILOT mission, at the Alice Springs balloon launch base. Hoisted aloft by a high-altitude balloon on 16 and 17 April 2017, in near-interstellar vacuum conditions, the PILOT gondola, carrying a telescope, was controlled in real time by a time of scientists, who were able to collect signals normally blocked by the Earth's atmosphere. This invaluable data will provide new insights into the history of the universe.

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