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Suomi-NPP instrument restored after radiation damage

Submit on Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 22:57

A team of engineers, scientists, and satellite operators recently restored the Cross-track Infrared Sounder (CrIS), which was damaged by radiation as it flew on the Suomi-NPP satellite. The team made a successful switch to the sensor’s electronic B-side, returning the instrument to full capability.

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