Measurements of aerosol & cloud properties for climate predictions, using a 3 channel lidar and passive instruments for coincident observations of radiative fluxes and atmospheric state

Launched in:2006
Orbit height:705 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: NASA - USA
In formation with Aqua and CloudSat

CALIPSO websites


NASA - Calipso home
NASA - Calipso
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere

Data ordering

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ASDC - Calipso data products
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