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The first German satellite – AZUR

The first German satellite – AZUR
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The photo shows AZUR, still on Earth, in an anechoic chamber. Here, the performance data for the onboard antennas and the reflection characteristics of the entire satellite were determined.

Credit: Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm.