Postlaunch Calibration of the METOP-A Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit-A

  • Tsan Mo
  • Published 2008 in
    IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote…

Abstract

The Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit-A (AMSU-A) on the Meteorological Operations Platform A (METOP-A) Satellite was successfully launched in October 2006. The AMSU-A, which was provided by NOAA, is one of a new generation of total-power microwave radiometers which have been flown on the NOAA-15 to NOAA-18 Satellites since May 1998. A systematic postlaunch… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2008.2001922

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