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Overview of CERES Terra Operations in Orbit

The Terra spacecraft, carrying two CERES instruments (FM-1 and FM-2), was launched from Vandenberg AFB, CA on December 18, 1999 at 18:57 Universal Time. Terra, originally designated as EOS-AM, is the flagship for the Earth Observing System (EOS). The links below list key operations for the two CERES instruments on Terra, beginning at launch.

FM-1 Operations FM-2 Operations

For information on Terra Mission: Terra Mission link to external site

Additional Instrument Information & Operations

  JPSS-1 Operations

JPSS-1 Mission link to external site
  S-NPP Operations

S-NPP Mission link to external site
  Aqua Operations

Aqua Mission link to external site
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