92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 1 Satellite Program Overviews and Status

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room 343/344 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: Eighth Annual Symposium on Future Operational Environmental Satellite Systems
Cochairs:  Steven J. Goodman, NOAA/NESDIS and Kevin J. Schrab, NOAA/NWS/Office of Science and Technology
  11:00 AM
The Nation’s Operational Satellite System
Mary E. Kicza, NOAA/NESDIS, Silver Spring, MD
  11:15 AM
GOES-R Program Overview
Greg Mandt, NOAA/NESDIS, Greenbelt, MD

  11:30 AM
NOAA's Joint Polar Satellite System and the NPP Satellite Providing the Next Generation of Environmental Earth Observations
Ajay Mehta, NOAA/NESDIS, Lanham, MD; and M. Watkins, M. D. Goldberg, C. Hoffman, J. Gleason, R. Murphy, and J. Furgerson
  11:45 AM
Status of Future and Current EUMETSAT Satellite Programmes
Johannes Schmetz, EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany; and R. Stuhlmann, D. Klaes, P. Schlüssel, L. Sarlo, S. Rota, and M. Cohen