The Aquarius instrument in the JPL clean room in June 2009. Credit: JPL/Ban Tieu
Aquarius: A Brief (Recent) History of an International Effort
[01-Jul-2010] deCharon, A. The Aquarius instrument is making its journey towards launch onboard the SAC-D spacecraft in Spring 2011. This brief article provides an overview of the mission, Aquarius instrument status, selection of the science team, and next steps for the Aquarius/SAC-D observatory.