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NOAA 19 AMSU-A2 Subsystem Summary

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
SCAN MOTORInstrument Scan MotorGreen
SIGNAL PROCESSORSignal ProcessorGreen


Subsystem History:

Date Time Component Description
02/10/200919:20:00ANTENNAAMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/10/200919:20:00CHANNEL 1AMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/10/200919:20:00CHANNEL 2AMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/10/200919:20:00COMPENSATORAMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/10/200919:20:00GUN DIODE OSCAMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/10/200919:20:00MIXER IF AMPAMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/10/200919:20:00RECEIVERAMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/10/200919:20:00SCAN MOTORAMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/10/200919:20:00SIGNAL PROCESSORAMSU-A2 Powered ON in full scan mode
02/07/200915:45:00 AMSU-A2 Electronics Module ON