NOAA Office of Satellite and Product Operations


Argos Data Collection System (DCS)
Argos DCS is an environmental data collection relay system that adds the benefits of providing global coverage and platform location. The system consists of in-situ data collection platforms equipped with sensors and transmitters and the Argos instrument aboard polar-orbiting satellites.
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The National Weather Service provides Emergency Weather Information for the GOES HRIT/EMWIN broadcast. With an HRIT receiver, users can be forewarned of hazardous conditions.
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GEONETCast Americas
GEONETCast is a near real time, global network of satellite-based data dissemination systems designed to distribute space-based, air-borne and in situ data, metadata and products to diverse communities.
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GOES Data Collection System (DCS)
The GOES DCS is a data relay system used to transmit observations from surface based environmental platforms through NOAA's geostationary satellites, for delivery back to the platform owner.
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GOES Rebroadcast (GRB)
The GOES-R series GOES Rebroadcast (GRB) provides the primary relay of full resolution, calibrated, near-real- time direct broadcast Level 1b data from each instrument and Level 2 data from the Geostationary Lightning Mapper (GLM).
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NOAA Satellite Information System (NOAASIS)
The Satellite Information System (NOAASIS) web site is a central location for finding information about NOAA environmental satellites (GOES and POES). Information is provided by various contributors within the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) and the external satellite community.
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Search And Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking (SARSAT)
As an integral part of worldwide search and rescue, NOAA operates the Search And Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking (SARSAT) System to detect and locate mariners, aviators, and recreational enthusiasts in distress almost anywhere in the world at any time and in almost any condition.
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