CEOS Instrument: ARGOS-Data Collection System

Agency: NOAA
Missions: NOAA-19
Type:Data collection system
Description:Data collection and communication system for receiving and retransmitting data from ocean and land-based remote observing platforms/transponders
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Swath Width: N/A
Wavebands: UHF
Technology: Data collection system
Description: Transponder that relays to ground the data collected in situ by Data Collection Platforms. It might localise the DCP if mobile (only from LEO). It might retrieve the collected data after interrogation of the DPC. Applicable in LEO and GEO.

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CEOS Data Base Version: 17 - Created: 2012-01-18