First GOES-R Satellite Prepares For Early November Launch

Credit: GOES-R: NASA
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) first next-generation Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite, GOES-R, is set to launch early next month, shoring up and enhancing the civil agency’s weather prediction capability. Although launch of the Lockheed Martin-built...
Jefferson Morris

Jeff has been involved in aerospace journalism for more than a decade. Prior to joining Aviation Week, Jeff served as managing editor of Launchspace magazine and the International Space Industry Report.

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