Ensuring the climate record from the NPP and NPOESS meteorological satellites /
In 2000, the nation s next-generation National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) program anticipated purchasing six satellites for $6.5 billion, with a first launch in 2008. By November 2005, however, it became apparent that NPOESS would overrun its cost estimates by...
|Imprint:||Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, ©2000.|
|Description:||1 online resource (ix, 51 pages)|
|Subject:||Meteorological satellites -- United States.|
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11171762|