National Astronomical Observatory of Japan
The missions of the Solar Science Observatory are:
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- To promote the most advanced solar science researches through the use of space missions and large ground-based facilities in the world.
- To develop the most advanced solar instrumentations for both ground-based and space observations.
- To promote cooperation with the Institute of Space and Astronautical Science (ISAS) of Japan Aerospace eXploration Agency (JAXA) through the operation of the Hinode satellite.
- To promote long-term continuous solar observation by synoptic instruments and to support research using these data.