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The ABI Band 11 (cloud-top phase) fact sheet is now available.
The ABI Band 10 (lower-level water vapor) fact sheet is now available.
A GOES-R/JPSS Short Course will take place on January 10, 2016, prior to the annual AMS meeting in New Orleans. Agenda
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Last Updated: November 16, 2015
The Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites – R Series (GOES-R) is the next generation of geostationary Earth-observing systems. The GOES-R program is a collaborative development and acquisition effort between the
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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The advanced spacecraft and instrument technology employed by the GOES-R series will provide significant improvements in the detection and observations of environmental phenomena that directly affect public safety, protection of property and our nation’s economic health and prosperity. The first satellite in the GOES-R series is scheduled for launch in October 2016.
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December 14‒18, 2015: 2015 American Geophysical Union 48th Annual Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA
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