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SOFIA's First Southern Hemisphere Deployment

Credit: NASA / Carla Thomas
On the rain-soaked ramp at its deployment base at Christchurch International Airport, New Zealand. NASA's SOFIA flying observatory is ready for a mission…Read More »

to study Southern Hemisphere celestial objects. This image was released July 18, 2013.   Less «
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