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Fraser
2005-Sep-12, 08:50 PM
SUMMARY: NASA's Aura satellite - the latest in a series of Earth observing spacecraft - arrived at Vandenberg Air Force Base this week to be prepared for its June launch. Aura has four instruments which will study the chemistry and dynamics of the Earth's atmosphere to provide scientists with data about ozone levels, air quality and climate change. Aura will undergo final tests and then be mated to the top of its Boeing Delta II rocket.

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