Call for Sciences and Operational Application Research (SOAR RADARSAT-2)
The European Space Agency (ESA) jointly with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) announces a Call to conduct Sciences and Operational Application Research over Europe and Canada using data from RADARSAT-2 in conjunction with ERS, ENVISAT and other ESA Third Party Missions data.
30 April 2009
An onboard anomaly has affected the Envisat payload starting from 28 April 2009 at 13:03 UTC. The recovery procedure required a reset of the High Speed Multiplexer, and - as a consequence - the interruption of all the Envisat satellite data transmission. Nominal operations were successfully resumed yesterday 29 April 2009 at 10:24. Detailed information on the unavailability of each instrument will be published on the Envisat web site as soon as available.
Due to a planned MIPAS decontamination, the following instrument unavailability period has been recorded:
" MIPAS from 22-Apr-2009 07:24:00 to 30-Apr-2009 10:00:00 UTC
Due to a planned ASAR patch uplink, the following instrument unavailability period has been recorded:
" ASAR from 28-Apr-2009 07:20:10 to 28-Apr-2009 12:54:55 UTC
Due to a planned AATSR Black-Body Cross-over test, the following instrument unavailability period has been recorded:
" AATSR from 21-Apr-2009 07:53:19 to 23-Apr-2009 08:31:00 UTC
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