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Instrument: IKAR : Multichannel Microwave Radiometric System
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Description
The Russian Space Agency (RSA)'s Priroda is an attached payload
for RSA's Space Station MIR. It carried 15 microwave
radiometers, called IKAR (Multichannel Microwave Radiometric
System),covering the frequency range from 5 to 90 GHz. IKAR
also has a channel at 13 GHz which measures 3 Stokes parameters
for sea surface and vector wind speed determination.

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