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NOAA weather satellite transferred to U.S. Air Force


NOAA weather satellite transferred to U.S. Air Force A retired National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration geostationary weather satellite is being handed over to the U.S. Air Force to fill in a gap in the service’s forecasting requirements. NOAA spokesman John Leslie confirmed Sept. 19 that the GOES-13 satellite, decommissioned by NOAA in 2018, is being transferred to the Air Force to operate at a new orbital location, which the agency did not disclose.   More



(Source: SpaceNews - Sep 21)

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