A new generation launcher, called Vega, has undergone its first qualification tests of force loading. Multi-parameter FBG sensor array has been installed on the Interstage 1/2 for temperature monitoring and comparison with conventional strain gauges.
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L. K. Cheng and B. Ahlers, "Vega Interstage Multi-Parameter Measurements Using FBG Sensor Array," in Optical Fiber Sensors, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper FB4.
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