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CaSSIS flight model

Date: 06 November 2015
Satellite: ExoMars 2016 Trace Gas Orbiter
Depicts: Flight model of CaSSIS instrument
Copyright: Photo credit: University of Bern

The CaSSIS instrument on a bench in the University of Bern laboratory. The electronics unit (left) controls the telescope (right). The black part of the instrument is the telescope structure. The main mirror can be seen in the centre. The telescope is cantilevered off the gold coloured support structure.

CaSSIS is one of four instruments on the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter.


Last Update: 08 November 2015

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