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Fig. 1

From: Design of a mission network system using SpaceWire for scientific payloads onboard the Arase spacecraft

Fig. 1

Cross-view of the Arase spacecraft. The lower part of the broken line slightly above the middle is the bus module and the upper is the mission module. Observation equipment is attached to the mission module section and acquires observation data. The Arase satellite is a spin-stabilized satellite, and the spin axis is consistent with the S-ANT 3 attached to the top panel of the mission module. The bus module is oriented in the direction of the sun and the mission module is designed to point in the opposite direction

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