- CompAQS Instrument Successful Flight

Posted by: Lisa Finch 6 months, 1 week ago

Successful flight for aircraft carrying pioneering CompAQS NO2 scanner

University of Leicester space scientists equip plane with leading space technology in order to test equipment and monitor air pollution around Leicester and Peterborough    

  • Successful flight launched from Leicester equipped with pioneering CompAQS scanner to measure nitrogen dioxide levels in environment
  • High resolution air pollution maps generated by CompAQS will be available at a later date
  • Aim is to fly the spectrometer in space in order to analyse air pollution at a global level 

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