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MetOp-B AMSU-A2 Subsystem Summary

Component Status:

Component
Description
Status
ANTENNAAntennaGreen
CHANNEL 1Radiometer channel 1, 23800 MHzGreen
CHANNEL 2Radiometer channel 2, 31400 MHzGreen
COMPENSATORCompensatorGreen
GUN DIODE OSCGun Diode OscillatorGreen
MIXER IF AMPMixer Intermediate Frequency AmplifierGreen
RECEIVERReceiverGreen
SIGNAL PROCESSORSignal ProcessorGreen

Subsystem History:

Date Time Component Description
10/22/2014 12:59:00   AMSUA-2 returned to full scan mode after OOP Maneuver
10/22/2014 07:07:00   AMSUA-2 placed into Internal Warm Target Unique Mode for OOP Maneuver
04/24/201300:00:00channel 1MetOp-B replaced MetOp-A as the prime operational polar-orbiting satellite for EUMETSAT
04/24/201300:00:00signal processorMetOp-B replaced MetOp-A as the prime operational polar-orbiting satellite for EUMETSAT
04/24/201300:00:00ReceiverMetOp-B replaced MetOp-A as the prime operational polar-orbiting satellite for EUMETSAT
04/24/201300:00:00Mixer IF AmpMetOp-B replaced MetOp-A as the prime operational polar-orbiting satellite for EUMETSAT
04/24/201300:00:00Gun Diode OSCMetOp-B replaced MetOp-A as the prime operational polar-orbiting satellite for EUMETSAT
04/24/201300:00:00compensatorMetOp-B replaced MetOp-A as the prime operational polar-orbiting satellite for EUMETSAT
04/24/201300:00:00antennaMetOp-B replaced MetOp-A as the prime operational polar-orbiting satellite for EUMETSAT
04/24/201200:00:00channel 2MetOp-B replaced MetOp-A as the prime operational polar-orbiting satellite for EUMETSAT