An Introduction to the EUMETSAT Polar System

An Introduction to the EUMETSAT Polar System
eumetsat polar system, European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites, gosos, polar orbiting satellites, polar orbits, metop, iasi, ATOVS radiance, ASCAT backscatter data, Advanced Scatterometer, Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment, gome-2, GNSS Receiver for Atmospheric Sounding, GRAS, radio occultation, Dr. Dieter Klaes, Initial Joint Polar System, sun-synchronous near-polar orbits, ESA, European Space Agency, French Space Agency CNES, Centre National des Etudes Spatiales, Northern Latitude Command and Data Acquisition Station, Spitzbergen, blind orbit data, level 0 data, level 1 data, level 2 data, day 1 products, day 2 products, High Resolution Infrared Radiation Sounder, HIRS, Global Ozone Monitoring Instrument, Global Navigation Satellite System, hyperspectral sounder, AIRS, IASI Sounding Science Working Group, ISSWG, HIRS/4, AMSU-A, Microwave Humidity Sounder, MHS, AVHRR, European Remote-Sensing Satellite, ERS, Active Microwave Instruments