A critical element of polar-orbiting meteorological satellite Metop-C’s payload – the Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) – delivered its first spectrum today.
Europe’s most modern satellite control centre has been unveiled at the Darmstadt headquarters of EUMETSAT, the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites.
NOAA is planning to transition the operations mode of its GOES-East and GOES-West satellites to Mode 6 (Full Disk scan every 10 minutes) in the week starting 1 April.
Metop-C AVHRR and ATOVS (MHS and AMSU-A) Level 1B data will be available on EUMETCast from 2 April.
Metop-C ASCAT Level 1B data will be available on EUMETCast from 2 April.
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