Topic: GCOM-W1 Inclination Adjust Maneuver (IAM)

Date/Time Issued: May 02, 2023 1248Z (JDAY 122)

Product(s) or Data Impacted:  AMSR2 data collection will be suspended during this maneuver period resulting in approximately ½-orbit data outage, or ~33 minutes non-recoverable AMSR2 science data.

Date/Time of Initial Impact:  May 3, 2023 02:24:05 Z (JDAY 123)

Date/Time of Expected End:  May 3, 2023 02:56:46Z (JDAY 123)

Length of Outage: Approximately 33 minutes


Details/Specifics of Change: JAXA will conduct a GCOM-W1 IAM on 05/03/2023 as follows:


Maneuver Type:  Inclination Adjust Maneuver (IAM)

Maneuver Date and Time:  May 3rd, 2023 at 02:40:40 (UTC)

Burn Magnitude:  + 1.28 m/s

Burn Duration:  211s (2023/05/03 02:38:55 - 02:42:26 (UTC))


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