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Satellite Programme: Midwave Infrared Sounding of Temperature and humidity in a Constellation for Winds
NASA initiative in the framework of the effort for wind profile measurements.
Main involved NASA centres: Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, and Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland; and Industry.
The platforms implementing the constellation are of the CubeSat class, stabilised over 3 axes.
The design life time of the satellites is 3 years.
Sunsynchronous orbits in the A-train
Detailed description at TBD.
Associated satellites and instruments
Note: red tag => no longer operational , green tag => operational , blue tag => planned
Midwave Infrared Sounding of Temperature and humidity in a Constellation for Winds
(TBD - TBD)