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Elios 2 tested at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant

On Nov 12, 2020
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RT @fly_ability: Using the Elios 2, Flyability personnel helped Chernobyl researchers determine that no nuclear waste was present in Reactor 5—a reactor that was under construction when the 1986 disaster took place—for the first time since the plant was abandoned. https://t.co/XZeYNrAfFz
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Researchers at Chernobyl used the Elios 2 to determine that no nuclear waste was present in Reactor Five for the first time since the 1986 disaster.

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On Nov 12, 2020
@startuptickerCH shared
RT @fly_ability: Using the Elios 2, Flyability personnel helped Chernobyl researchers determine that no nuclear waste was present in Reactor 5—a reactor that was under construction when the 1986 disaster took place—for the first time since the plant was abandoned. https://t.co/XZeYNrAfFz
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Elios 2 tested at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant

Elios 2 tested at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant

Researchers at Chernobyl used the Elios 2 to determine that no nuclear waste was present in Reactor Five for the first time since the 1986 disaster.

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