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Title: An overview of formation flying technology development for the Terrestrial Planet Finder mission
Authors: Aung, M.
Ahmed, A.
Wette, M.
Tien, J.
Scharf, D.
Purcell, G.
Landin, B.
Regehr, M.
Issue Date: 6-Mar-2004
Citation: IEEE Aerospace Conference 2004
Big Sky, MT, USA
Abstract: The objective of the Terrestrial Planet Finder (TPF) mission is to find and characterize earth-like planets orbiting other stars. Three architectural options are under consideration for this mission: a formation-flying interferometer (FFI), a structurally-connected interferometer, and a coronagraph.
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