The "Spectrum-UV" space project

1Gershberg, RE, 1Zvereva, AM, 1Petrov, PP, 1Pronik, VI, 1Steshenko, NV
1Scientific-Research Institute “Crimean Astrophysical Observatory” of the Ministry for Education and Science of Ukraine, Nauchny, Crimea, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 1995, 1 ;(1):47–56
https://doi.org/10.15407/knit1995.01.047
Section: Space Astronomy
Publication Language: Russian
Abstract: 
The "Spectrum-UV" Project, an international ultraviolet space observatory, is described. The observatory will include 1.7 meter aperture ultraviolet telescope equipped with a set of spectrometers of high, medium, and low resolutions and an imaging camera operating in the 912—3500 Ё wavelength region. High-apogee (up to 300 000 km from the Earth) orbit will make it possible to carry out long time series of astrophysical observations.
Keywords: spacecraft and payloads, the, UV-space astronomy
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