|MARS-96      ||ROBOTIC SPACECRAFT MISSION TO MARS. Brief description|
|Experiment: ARGUS |
STEREO SPECTRAL IMAGING SYSTEM
MULTIBAND STEREOSCOPIC IMAGING
ARGUS system consists of three main scientific instruments;
All these instruments are arrange on a three-axis platform intended for pointing and stabilizing optical instruments . The ARGUS independence is provided by its own multiprocessor control system and navigation TV camera (NC), its data acquisition system built around a 1,5 Gbit mass memory, its own thermal control system and in-flight calibration system.
Cooperation: Russia, Germany, France.