Plasma-wave complex (PWC)


Plasma- wave complex PWC measures electromagnetic fields and plasma waves of natural and technogenic origin in the ionospheric plasma and electromagnetic parameters of space weather.

Description and main characteristics

The PWC in the version Obstanovka-1 (Environment 1st stage) onboard the International Space Station includes following elements: The total mass is 55 kg. The power consumption is 60 W. Currently flight models are in production.

General view of experiment aboard ISS


Bulgaria, UK, Hungary, Poland, Ukraine, Sweden.


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