NOAA Office of Satellite and Product Operations

NOAA 16 DCS Subsystem Summary

Component Description Status
ANTENNAData Collection Subsystem - UHF Collection AntennaGreen
DPUData Collection Subsystem - Data Processing UnitGreen
DRUData Recovery UnitGreen
PCUData Collection Subsystem Power and Command UnitGreen
RECEIVERData Collection Subsystem Receiver and Search UnitGreen
RPUReceiver and Power UnitGreen
SPUSignal Processing UnitGreen

Subsystem History:

Date Time Component Description
01/05/200620:15:00DRUEnable generation of DCS Pseudo messages to support POES RFI investigation.
09/21/200010:56:00PCUOn Orbit
09/21/200010:56:00RECEIVEROn Orbit
09/21/200010:56:00DPUOn Orbit
09/21/200010:56:00ANTENNAOn Orbit
09/21/200010:56:00DRUOn Orbit
09/21/200010:56:00RPUOn Orbit
09/21/200010:56:00SPUOn Orbit