Defense Meteorological Satellite Program


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Defense Meteorological Satellite Program

Military weather satellite controlled by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Also called DMSP.
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Defense Meteorological Satellite Program. These included first-ever photos of a milky sea, a Connecticut-size area of the glowing water.
The Phu Lam Signal Battalion was one of the first units in the Army to deploy satellite capabilities, and the Air Force brought the defense meteorological satellite program out of the black world to support warfighters.
The new system will replace the Department of Commerce's Polar-Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite (POESS) and the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMPS) satellites.
Data on the levels of lighting at night were gathered from DMSP (Defense Meteorological Satellite Program) satellite images.
Second, we forecast the storm using weather data from the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program, and guessed that they might try to use it to their advantage.
Similar in design to the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program's (DMSP) special sensor microwave imager (SSM/I), the TMI has an additional pair of channels at 10.7 GHz and approximately two and one-half times better spatial resolution due to the TRMM's lower orbit altitude of about 350-400 km versus SSM/I's altitude of about 800 km.
Working in the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program, reservists at the 6th SOPS at Schriever collected critical weather data to aid military operations.
The new analysis, compiled by Pierantonio Cinzano, Fabio Falchi (both at the University of Padua), and Chris Elvidge (National Geophysical Data Center), uses images of Earth at night that were collected by Defense Meteorological Satellite Program spacecraft in 1996 and 1997.
New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry Features) Wed, Apr 2, 2014 - The next Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP) satellite built by Lockheed Martin is ready for liftoff April 3 from Space Launch Complex 3 East at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.
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