NOAA's JPSS-1 Satellite Shakes and Bakes in Preparation for Launch

NOAA’s JPSS-1 satellite, the second in the JPSS satellite series, is slated for launch in early 2017 aboard a Delta II launch vehicle from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

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Gas Flares

Suomi NPP's VIIRS instrument helps scientists locate gas flares and estimate flared gas volumes around the world.

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NOAA Satellite Data Used in Study Finding Significant Greening in Earth's Vegetative Areas

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NOAA Satellites Make Ongoing Contributions to Assessment of the Global Agricultural Production

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Coming This Fall to an Orbit Near You: GOES-R

The GOES-R satellite is set to launch six months from today, on October 13, 2016!

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Planning for the Future: Creating New Connections with the Commercial Space Industry

On April 8, NESDIS released the draft Commercial Space Activities Assessment Process for public comment through May 9, 2016.

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GOES-R: Launching in October 2016

NOAA’s Geostationary Operational Environmental Series satellite- R (GOES-R) will now be launched in October 2016!

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