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The Galileo Energetic Particles Detector


Galileo EPD Handbook




Appendix B. SEDR Files

Source: J. F. Schmidling, JPL 625-610, SIS 224-09, Phase 2 Rev., 6/21/85


Document Change Log


Change Letter Date Affected Portions
(Phase One)
7/01/84 All
4/15/85 All (except final J0 data block definition, J0 data block figures, Appendix B and Appendix C


List of TBD Items


Page Resolution Date Item
4-3 10/1/85 JO Data Block Figure Numbers
4-9 10/1/85 Navigation Data Identification
4-12 4/1/85 Io Parameter in IC Data Block
4-23 10/1/85 JO Data Block Figures
B-1 10/1/85 EME50/ECL50 Transformation Algorithm
C-1 10/1/85 SEDR Coordinate System Definitions


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Manufacturer: The Galileo Spacecraft was manufactured by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm, General Electric, and the Hughes Aircraft Company.

Mission Duration: Galileo was planned to have a mission duration of around 8 years, but was kept in operation for 13 years, 11 months, and 3 days, until it was destroyed in a controlled impact with Jupiter on September 21, 2003.

Destination: Galileo's destination was Jupiter and its moons, which it orbitted for 7 years, 9 months, and 13 days.