The NOAA Satellite Observing System Architecture study

@article{Volz2016TheNS,
  title={The NOAA Satellite Observing System Architecture study},
  author={Stephen Volz and Mark Maier and David Di Pietro},
  journal={2016 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS)},
  year={2016},
  pages={5518-5521}
}
NOAA is beginning a study, the NOAA Satellite Observing System Architecture (NSOSA) study, to plan for the future operational environmental satellite system that will follow GOES and JPSS, beginning about 2030. This is an opportunity to design a modern architecture with no preconceived notions regarding instruments, platforms, orbits, etc., but driven by user needs. The NSOSA study team will develop and evaluate architecture alternatives, to include partner and commercial alternatives that are… CONTINUE READING