NASA Moves Ahead with GeoCarb Mission, Schedules Major Milestone
GeoCarb has scheduled a major mission milestone for Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Formally known as Key Decision Point-C (KDP-C), the review will assess mission-readiness to move into the build phase of the project.
OU Clears Latest NASA Design Review for Geostationary Observatory
The GeoCarb science instrument has passed its Preliminary Design Review (PDR), the latest in a series of NASA milestone reviews. Developed in partnership with Lockheed Martin, the instrument will be mounted on a commercial communications satellite and launched into geostationary orbit at more than 22,000 miles above Earth’s equator.
Recent Science Highlights
European Geosciences Union General Assembly (EGU), April 8 - 12
Helene Peiro, "Characteristics of the CO flux inversion according to the different types of forests fires over the Northern America with assimilation of MOPITT and IASI"
International Workshop on Greenhouse Gas Measurements from Space (IWGGMS), June 3 - 5
GeoCarb Science Team