TITLE

NASA Launches NOAA-N Earth-Observing Satellite

AUTHOR(S)
Barnes, Scottie
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Geospatial Solutions;Jul2005, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the launch of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's NOAA-N spacecraft by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in the U.S. Significance of the Polar-Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellites to the collection and transmission of data about the Earth's atmosphere, surface and cloud cover; Instrumentations and appliances used in the satellite; Importance of the data gathered by the satellite for medium- and long-term forecasting.
ACCESSION #
17543996

 

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