POLAR: on-board the Chinese space laboratory

Customer: European Space Agency (ESA)
ESA Contract No. 4000107117/12/NL/CB (HVPS)
ESA Contract No. 4000107120/12/NL/CB (LVPS)

China launched their second space laboratory «Tiangong-2» on Thursday, 15th September. The only non-chinese experiment onboard is «POLAR», a gamma-ray polarimeter using power supply units developed and supplied by Art of Technology.

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