Page-2 of Geostationary orbit Current Affairs, GK & News
NASA successfully launched National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)’s next-generation weather satellite, Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R (GOES-R). The satellite will boost weather observation capabilities of the United States resulting in more timely forecasts and warnings. Once the satellite reaches its final designated orbit, GOES-R will be renamed as GOES-16. The satellite is expected to become ..
Topics: Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite • Geostationary orbit • GOES 1 • GOES-16 • International Cospas-Sarsat Programme • Meteorology • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration • Space weather • Spacecraft • Spaceflight • Weather satellite • Weather satellites