Landsat 9: The Pieces Come Together

Space Daily Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Landsat 9: The Pieces Come TogetherWashington DC (SPX) Jan 10, 2020

Landsat 9's two science instruments are now attached to the spacecraft, bringing the mission one step closer to launch. In late December, the Operational Land Imager 2 (OLI-2) and the Thermal Infrared Sensor 2 (TIRS-2) were both mechanically integrated on to the spacecraft bus at Northrop Grumman in Gilbert, Arizona. The Landsat 9 mission continues the nearly 50-year Landsat data record, p

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