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