Satellite User Readiness Navigator (SATURN)
Preparing for the next generation of meteorological satellites
Data Access and Use
Data, Products and Applications
Data Formats and Volumes
Data Access Mechanisms
Software Tools and Test Data
User Notification and Feedback
Training and Resources
Where will I find instrument monitoring performance post-launch, during cal/val and long term?
Are there SI traceable calibration standards for this/these instrument(s)?
Can I use my old receiving equipment ?
How can I get access to the data and products?
How can I get hold of synthetic/proxy/heritage data?
How can I use the data and products for my own application?
What do I need to change and how much will it cost me?
When will the different data and products become available after launch?
Where can I find a community that shares my interests?
Where can I find technical and scientific training material?
Which data and products will be available from the operators?
Which formats will the data and products be in?
Where do I find detailed instrument spectral response functions ?
What radiative transfer models are used or recommended with the satellite instruments?
Planning for readiness
FY-4 Long-Term Operations Plan
FY-4 Data, Products and Applications
FY-4 Areas of Coverage and Observations Schedule