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Installing the MCoRDS Antennas
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Installing the MCoRDS Antennas

December 19, 2012
Engineers at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops, Va., work on the P-3B aircraft to install antennas for the Multichannel Coherent Radar Depth Sounder (MCoRDS) instrument -- a University of Kansas radar that measures ice sheet thickness and maps the varied terrain below the ice. Credit: NASA/Patrick Black