Accession Number:

ADA629194

Title:

WindSat

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

WindSat is a polarimetric microwave radiometer developed by the U. S. Navy in a partnered program. The Chief of Naval Operations CNO N6, the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System NPOESS Integrated Program Office IPO, and the Space Test Program STP, a DoD activity under the executive management of Air Force, are sponsors for the WindSat development, integration, launch, on-orbit operations, data analysis and distribution, and technology transfer.

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Unmanned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE