Interview with Golay, Marcel

From the Oral History of Europe in Space Collection

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Recorded in 04 March 2008 Observatoire de Genève
Interview by M. Giovannini in French

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space policy: Switzerland: COSPAR: armed forces / CERN / central government / industrial enterprise / political party / university: 1960 (page: 2-5)
ESRO: COPERS: Large Astronomical Satellite / sounding balloons (page: 6-7)
ESRO: scientist: astronomy / physical sciences (page: 7-9)
space research: Switzerland: astronomy / physical sciences: sounding balloons / telescopes (page: 8, 13-17)
space research: Switzerland: European Southern Observatory: CERN / ESA / NASA (page: 9-10)
space policy: Switzerland: administrative organisation / university (page: 11-12)
domestic policy: Switzerland: research policy: administrative organisation: European Southern Observatory (page: 12-13)
ESA: Switzerland: industrial return: 1975-2002 (page: 13)
ESA: Gaia satellite / Hipparcos satellite (page: 17)
space policy: Switzerland: industrial return: ESA / European Southern Observatory / ESRO (page: 13, 17-18)
international space exploration: NASA: moon exploration: 2001-2008 (page: 18-19)
ESA: scientist: small countries (page: 19)
Cited Persons

Aebischer, Patrick, Auger, Pierre, Bauer, Gérard, Borel, Alfred, Burckhardt, Jakob, Bush, George W., Campiche, Samuel, Chaudet, Pierre, Chavanne, André, Creola, Peter, Deonna, Raymond, Geiss, Johannes, Hochstrasser, Urs, Houtermans, Fritz, Kleiber, Charles, Müller, Eric, Muralt, Alexander Von, Nicollier, Claude, Petitpierre, Max, Wahlen, Friedrich Traugott, Weisskopf, Victor

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