Data catalog series for space science and applications flight missions.

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[Norman J Schofield; R Parthasarathy; World Data. The main purpose of the data catalog series is to provide descriptive references to data generated by space science flight missions. The data sets described include all of the actual holdings of the Space Science Data Center (NSSDC), all data sets for which direct contact information is available, and some data collections held and serviced by foreign investigators, NASA and.

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