We are grateful to Drs. W.C. Danchi, C. Dougados, M. Faucherre, P. Ghez, J. Lefèvre, D. Mékarnia, G. Perrin, J.-L. Starck and Pr. C.H. Townes for their contribution in the definition and the preparation of the mission. We also wish to thank the whole COME-ON+ team that made these observations possible, as well as the ESO La Silla and Garching staff for helpful assistance. The University of California portion of the work has been supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation (Grant No AST-9315485).
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Online publication: September 8, 1998