The Compton Gamma Ray Observatory and its four experiment packages continue to function in a nearly flawless manner now well into the fourth year of mission operations. We discuss the status of the mission as of the time of this submission and the discuss the prospects of an extended mission lasting into the next century.
Astronomy and Astrophysics Supplement Series
- Pub Date:
- November 1996
- GAMMA RAYS: OBSERVATIONS;
- ASTRONOMICAL DATABASES: MISCELLANEOUS;
- SPACE VEHICLES