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NOAA Reporter
09-25-2007, 05:12 PM
NOAA and NASA have announced a $178 million contract award with Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Corporation to design and develop the Solar Ultraviolet Imager, which will help forecast solar disturbances. The SUVI will fly on the next generation of geostationary satellites, known as GOES-R. The first satellite in the series is set to launch in December 2014.

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