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The SDU NAVCAM Wild 2 Image Data Archive


   This document provides an overview of this volume of the Stardust
   NAVCAM Wild 2 Image Archive, including a complete listing of the
   volume contents.
   This volume contains the cruise and encounter flight data leading up
   to and including the comet Wild 2 encounter for the Navigation
   Camera for the Stardust mission. This data was collected from
   January 28, 2003 up to and including January 13, 2004. See the file
   MISSION.CAT in the CATALOG directory for a description of the
   Stardust mission.

Volume Format

   This volume has been formatted according to the ISO-9660 level 2 
   Interchange Standard.  

   This volume does not contain any Extended Attribute Records (XAR).
   Thus, some VAX/VMS users may have problems accessing files on this 

File Formats

   All text documents and other meta information files such as
   descriptions, PDS object definitions and detached PDS labels are
   stream format files, with a carriage return (ASCII 13) and a line
   feed character (ASCII 10) at the end of the record.  This allows
   the files to be read by MS-DOS/Windows, Unix, and VMS operating

Volume Contents

   Files on this volume are organized into a set of subdirectories
   below the top-level directory. The following table shows the
   structure and content of these directories. In the table, directory
   names are enclosed in square brackets ([]). See the *INFO.TXT files
   in some directories for specific information on the files in that

   |-- AAREADME.TXT        The text version of the AAREADME file.
   |-- AAREADME.LBL        PDS Label for the AAREADME files.
   |-- VOLDESC.CAT         Description of the contents of this volume.
   |--[CATALOG]            Directory containing PDS catalog objects.
   |  |
   |  |-- CATINFO.TXT            Description of files in the CATALOG directory.
   |  |-- DATASET.CAT            Description of NAVCAM Wild 2 data set.
   |  |-- NAVCAM.CAT             Description of the NAVCAM instrument.
   |  |-- SDU.CAT                Description of the spacecraft.
   |  |-- STARDUST.CAT           Description of the mission.
   |  |-- REFERENCE.CAT          References to works cited in catalog objects.
   |  |-- 81P_WILD_2_1978_A2.CAT Target catalog object for comet Wild 2.
   |  |-- 5535_ANNEFRANK.CAT     Target catalog object for asteroid Annefrank.
   |  +-- PERSONNEL.CAT          Description of personnel created this volume.
   |--[DATA]               Directory containing NAVCAM Wild 2 data.
   |  |
   |  +-- *.IMG            NAVCAM images in PDS format.
   |--[DOCUMENT]           Directory containing volume related documents.
   |  |
   |  |-- DOCINFO.TXT      Description of files in the DOCUMENT directory.
   |  |-- ONLABELS.TXT     Description of PDS labels for these PDS images.
   |  |-- MISSION_PLAN.PDF Stardust Mission Plan.
   |  |-- M_PLAN_SUPA.PDF  Mission Plan Post Launch Supplement A.
   |  |-- M_PLAN_SUPB.PDF  Mission Plan Supplement B (Annefrank test).
   |  |-- NC_DES_A.PDF     NAVCAM Instrument Description Document.
   |  |-- PIIMGLOG.PDF     Log of all NAVCAM Flight Images, DPF format.
   |  |-- PIIMGLOG.ASC     Log of all NAVCAM Flight Images, ASCII format.
   |  |-- *.LBL            PDS labels for documents in this directory.
   |  |
   |  |--[CALRPT]          Directory containing calibration related files.
   |  |  |
   |  |  |-- CALIBRPT.PDF  The Stardust NAVCAM Calibration Report.
   |  |  |-- CALIBRPT.LBL  PDS label for NAVCAM Calibration Report.
   |  |  +-- *.ASC         Selected tables from NAVCAM Calibration Report.
   |  |
   |  +--[SCDESC]          Directory for a spacecraft description in HTML.
   |     |
   |     |-- AEROGEL.HTM   Description of aerogel, HTML format.
   |     |-- AEROGEL.PDF   Description of aerogel, PDF format.
   |     |-- CAMERA.HTM    Description of STARDUST Navigation Camera.
   |     |-- CAMPHOTO.HTM  Photos of the Navigation Camera Engineering Unit.
   |     |-- CAPSULE.HTM   Description of sample return capsule.
   |     |-- CIDA.HTM      Description of CIDA instrument.
   |     |-- SCDESC.HTM    Description of the STARDUST spacecraft.
   |     |-- SD_INST.HTM   Description of the STARDUST instrument payload.
   |     |-- WHIPPLE.HTM   Description of the Whipple shield and DFMI.
   |     |-- *.GIF         Images in GIF format.
   |     |-- *.JPG         Images in JPEG format.
   |     +-- *.LBL         PDS labels for documents in this directory.
   +--[INDEX]              Directory containing index files.
      |-- INDXINFO.TXT     Description of files in the INDEX directory.
      |-- INDEX.TAB        Index table of calibration images on this volume.
      +-- INDEX.LBL        PDS label for INDEX.TAB file.

Whom to Contact for Information

   Stardust NAVCAM Science Lead:

      Dr. Raymond L. Newburn, Jr.
      Phone: +1 (818)  354-2319
      Electronic mail address:

      MAIL STOP 264-379
      Jet Propulsion Laboratory
      California Institute of Technology
      4800 Oak Grove Drive
      Pasadena, CA, 91109-8099

   Stardust Data Management and Archive Team (SDMA):

      Charles H. Acton, Jr.
      Phone: +1 (818) 354-3869
      Electronic mail address:

      Boris V. Semenov
      Phone: +1 (818) 354-8136
      Electronic mail address:

      MAIL STOP 301-125L
      Jet Propulsion Laboratory
      California Institute of Technology
      4800 Oak Grove Drive
      Pasadena, CA, 91109-8099

Cognizant Persons

   The data and the contents of the documentation for the volume were
   provided by Dr. Raymond L. Newburn, Jr., JPL. The volume layout was
   originally designed by Christopher Hash and Howard Taylor, Applied
   Coherent Technology Corporation (ACT), for SDMA, JPL. The layout was
   modified and the volume was produced by Boris Semenov and Charles
   Acton, SDMA, JPL.