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Instrument: MOBLAS : Mobile Laser Systems
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Description
Laser ranging observatories are located around the world. There are
three kinds of stations; fixed, movable and highly mobile. In a fixed
system, the laser is permanently located at a pier or foundation that
does not change position.

The movable systems are different. NASA operates four stations
known as Mobile Laser Ranging Systems (MOBLAS), in movable
locations. MOBLAS usually consist of two trailer vans which can be
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