telemetry system

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system used to downlink information from a spacecraft, such as science data and the status of the craft, for example its temperature and pressure. Ground stations, such as NASA's deep-space network, deliver the data to the flight project. It is then usually displayed, stored, distributed, analysed, and published.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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