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Near-term mission applications for low performance solar sails

McInnes, C.R. (2001) Near-term mission applications for low performance solar sails. In: Proceedings of AIP Space Technology and Applications International Forum/Staif, Space Exploration and Transportation - Journey into the Future. American Institute of Physics, pp. 379-384. ISBN 1563969815

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Paper examining near-term mission applications for low performance solar sails.