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The Extreme Ultraviolet and X-ray Irradiance Sensors (EXIS) instrument that will fly on GOES-S is now complete. More
A new fact sheet on the GOES-R series Advanced Baseline Imager Band 1 (“Blue” visible) is now available. More
The September 24, 2014, GOES-R Brown Bag Series presentation is now available.
The Advanced Baseline Imager (ABI) instrument that will fly on GOES-S is now complete. More
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Last Updated:  Oct. 22, 2014
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 early 2016.
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Oct. 18–23, 2014:  The 39th Annual National Weather Association (NWA) Meeting will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Conference Info
Dec. 15–19, 2014:  The 2014 American Geophysical Union 47th Annual Fall Meeting will be held in , San Francisco, CA.  Conference Info
Jan. 4–8, 2015:  The 2015 American Meteorological Society 95th Annual Meeting and 11th Annual Symposium on New Generation Operational Environmental Satellite Systems will be held in Phoenix, AZ. Conference Info
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