International Magnetospheric Study


The International Magnetospheric Study (IMS) was proposed in 1970 as a concerted effort to acquire coordinated ground-based, balloon, rocket, and satellite data needed to improve our understanding of the behavior of earth's plasma environment.[1]

Projects done as a contribution to International Magnetospheric Study:

  1. Prognoz 6
  2. Scandinavian Magnetometer array


  1. ^ unknown (1977). "International Magnetospheric Study - Progress report". Space Science Reviews. 21: 3. Bibcode:1977SSRv...21....3.