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GOMOS instrument anomaly status: tests successful, operation restarted

5 March 2009

A series of test measurements have been performed on 02/03 March 2009 to further characterise and investigate the GOMOS instrument anomaly.

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GOCE Satellite launch

Regular update on the progress of the launch is being published in the form of a launch diary on the GOCE Minisite.

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Access here the plots of the planned ERS-2 SAR acquisitions for the coming week.

Special Acquisition Plan
Planning over the Namibia Flood of 2 March 2009

Satellite: Envisat
Instrument: ASAR
Date Orbit Instrument Mode
03-Mar-2009 36641 ASA_IM_IS3_VV
04-Mar-2009 36648 ASA_IM_IS6_VV
06-Mar-2009 36684 ASA_WS_HH
07-Mar-2009 36691 ASA_WS_HH
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Great Lakes, North America

Great Lakes, North America

This Envisat image, which highlights three of the five Great Lakes of North America, was acquired by Envisat's Medium Resolution Imaging Spectrometer (MERIS) instrument on 22 February 2009, working in Full Resolution mode to provide a spatial resolution of 300 metres.

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New release of BEST (v.4.2.2-b)

A new version of BEST is available, which allows calibration of ERS data in PGS Envisat format.

ERS-2 SAR Cyclic Report - Public Summary

This document [pdf format] summarizes the ERS-2 SAR instrument and product quality status as derived from data acquired up to and during repeat period cycle 143, from 22nd December 2008 to 26th January 2009.

Release of the Eighth AATSR Users Bulletin and the (A)ATSR Archive QC Activity Results

Further information and links to the documents on the ESA EO Product Control Service pages:
- Envisat AATSR Performance Reports
- Envisat AATSR Articles & Studies