ITC Satellites and Sensors Database

Geosat Follow-On (GFO)


Oceanography, Altimetry


Launched in:1998
Out of service since:2008
Repeat cycle:17 days
Orbit height:800 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: US Naval Research Lab
Mission was ended as of 22 October 2008

Geosat Follow-On (GFO) websites

Information

GFO - info
NASA Goddard - GeoSat Follow-On (GFO)

Data ordering

ESA/CNES - BRAT: Broadview Radar Altimetry Toolbox
NOAA NCEI - GFO (FTP)
CNES Aviso - Products guide

On Board Sensors

Radar Altimeter ()
Water Vapor Radiometer ()