The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is investigating a cooling system malfunction with the Advanced Baseline Imager of GOES-17. The issue is preventing the new NOAA weather satellite from taking infrared images for 12 hours each day.
Space May 24, 2018
A leaked White House memo reveals planned NOAA budget cuts, feared to put climate change research - and lives - at risk. Just how exactly will these U.S. environmental budget cuts affect weather satellites and related initiatives?
Earth/Environment March 5, 2017
NASA’s most advanced all-weather satellite GOES-R has been launched successfully on Nov. 19. It is a collaborative mission between NASA and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Space November 20, 2016
GOES-R, the much-awaited next-generation weather observation satellite of the United States will be launched on Nov. 19 from the Florida Space Coast. It is expected to deliver enhanced quality, speed and accuracy in weather forecasting for Earth's western hemisphere.
Space November 16, 2016