Afterword

As this report was entering review, NASA announced plans to fly the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE), a three- to five-year gravity mission that is very similar to the generic SST mission described in this report. The satellites are scheduled to be launched in 2001.



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Satellite Gravity and the Geosphere: Contributions to the Study of the Solid Earth and its Fluid Envelope Afterword As this report was entering review, NASA announced plans to fly the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE), a three- to five-year gravity mission that is very similar to the generic SST mission described in this report. The satellites are scheduled to be launched in 2001.

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