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NOAA 15

NSSDCA ID: 1998-030A

Telecommunications Description

The TIP formats low bit rate instruments and telemetry to tape recorders and direct read-out. The MIRP process high data rate AVHRR to tape recorders (GAC) and direct read-out (HRPT and LAC). On-board recorders can store 110 minutes of GAC, 10 minutes HRPT and 250 minutes TIP.

Telemetry Path

Telemetry support via non-NASA facility

Effective Telemetry

67.86 kbps

Telemetry Rates

8.32 - 665.4 kbps

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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