Russian adaptive optics satellite imager

From: Allen Thomson (
Date: Mon Oct 22 2007 - 13:55:01 EDT

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    (Perhaps a bit OT for SeeSat.)
    Belatedly following up on the postings concerning a 28-channel adaptive
    optics satellite imaging station in Russia, I did some research this
    past weekend and found that the modest instrument currently there is
    only the first step. The next, with a 3-meter telescope and,
    presumably, an AO compensator with more channels, seems to be under
    construction with operational capability intended for 2010.
    The information(*) that has so far come to light has been aggregated
    into a sourcebook, now at
    (*) Mostly in Russian.
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