Monthly Archives: December 2012

Venus Express Status Report 251

Report for the period 19 August to 15 September 2012. Includes high-accuracy spacecraft ranging using ESA’s new ground station at Malarg├╝e, the end of the ninth Atmospheric Drag Experiment campaign followed by two orbit correction manoeuvres, the end of quadrature operations, and the continuation of the mission’s longest occultation season.

Full report published on the ESA Science and Technology Website on 21 December 2012.

Editing, Intermediate

 

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Venus Express Status Report 250

Report for the period 22 July to 18 August 2012. Includes the start of the ninth Atmospheric Drag Experiment Campaign, the continuation of the thirteenth occultation season, start of the quadrature season, observations of comet Machholz and management of the special operational requirements on the spacecraft and on science operations due to these activities.

Published on the ESA Science and Technology website on 20 December 2012.

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