Sentinel-6 A Spot

New processor version for Sentinel-6 Radio Occultation data


Sentinel-6 A Spot
Sentinel-6 A Spot

A new processor version for Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich Radio Occultation Non Time Critical (NTC) data will be released on 19 January 2023

Last Updated

21 February 2023

Published on

24 November 2022

This new processor version, RO-NTC v3.7, improves the quality of the radio occultation Level 1B NTC data further from the latest operational processor v3.6. Data quality is improved, in particular at lower altitudes.

The associated Product Notice provides further details, and lists all addressed anomalies. The product baseline has been updated for this release to R04.

Further relevant user documentation can be found on the Radio occultation resources page. Note: the ‘Jason-CS/Sentinel-6 RO Level 1B Auxiliary Data Specification’ and ‘Jason-CS/Sentinel-6 RO Level 1B Product Format Specification’ are currently being updated and the updated versions will be made available soon.

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