"Landsat is an important reference for assessing long-term change."
The Delta rocket launched a small Earth Resources Technology satellite in July 1972 with a simple mission: to capture multispectral images of the planet and evaluate them over time.
Landsat 9's mission is to be. Mondays will take place at 11:12 a.m. UTC (18:11 local time) at Windenberg Air Force Base in California, and although ground fog may obscure the launch, general weather conditions for a takeoff attempt are highly desirable. p > Read more How Google captures Earth time using 52 Trapixels
Build an Atlas V rocket, built by the United Launch Alliance takes a Landset in a near-pole orbit. This will be the 300th total rocket of the Atlas family from Vandenberg, dating back to August 1962. This is the 88th launch of the Atlas V rocket, which previously launched the Landsat 8 mission.
Internet launch Broadcast 40 minutes before takeoff .Landsat 9 launch.
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