2.1.1 Data Processing Centres
In common with data from other ENVISAT
instruments, AATSR products generated in Near
Real Time (NRT) will be processed at the Payload
Data Handling Stations (PDHS) co-located with
the various ENVISAT acquisition stations.
Off-line processing and archiving of Level 1b
(L1b) data will take place at the ENVISAT
Low-rate Reference Archive Centre (LRAC) in
Kiruna, followed by Level 2 (L2) processing at
the Processing and Archiving Centre located
in the UK (UK-PAC).
The target times for production of NRT and
off-line products are given in section 2.10. .