View Full Version : NOAA, NASA to Restore a Key Climate Sensor to NPOESS Preparatory Project

NOAA Reporter
04-11-2007, 06:27 PM
NOAA and NASA today announced a plan to restore a key climate sensor, designed to give climate researchers a more precise depiction of the structure of the Earth's ozone layer, to the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System Preparatory Project. The sensor, called the Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite Limb, will be returned to the NPP satellite, set to launch in 2009.

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