Joint Polar Satellite System

Launched in:2022
Orbit height:824 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: NOAA
Launch planned for 2022

JPSS-2 websites


Northrop Gumman - Science & Envir. Satellites
NOAA - JPSS mission and instruments
NOAA - JPSS site

On Board Sensors

ATMS (Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder)
CrIS (Cross-Track Infrared Sounder)
OMPS (Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite)
RBI (Radiation Budget Instrument (cancelled Jan 2018))
VIIRS (Visible Infrared Imager and Radiometer Suite)