ALADIN Processor Releases

Major processor releases are scheduled twice per year. The current Aeolus Near Real Time (NRT) data products are available in the latest processor baseline 13.

Data from 26 May to 6 December 2021 are available in baseline 12.

Additionally, a fully homogeneous dataset of L1B and L2B products is available in baseline 11 which covers the time period from 8 October 2020 to 26 May 2021 and baseline 10, which covers the time period from 20 April to 8 October 2020 as well as the reprocessed dataset from 28 June until 31 December 2019.

The main product quality improvements of the current and previous baseline versions, and a detailed description of the reprocessed dataset can be found in the table below:

Processor release Period of validity Description
Baseline 13 6 December 2021 - present B13 summary of changes
Baseline 12 26 May – 6 December 2021 B12 technical note
Baseline 11 8 October 2020 – 26 May 2021 B11 technical note
Baseline 11 Second reprocessing campaign 28 June 2020 – 10 October 2021* 2nd Reprocessing Campaign technical note
Baseline 10 20 April – 8 October 2020 1st Reprocessing Campaign technical note
Baseline 10 First reprocessing campaign 28 June – 31 December 2019

 

*Note: The 9 October 2021 full day as first day of Baseline-11 NRT production was reprocessed due to quality improvement given by the specific AUX_DCMZ1B input available for that day