Earth 

Saved By A Weather Satellite

The Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) have the ability to constantly oversee a large area of the Earth and send real time data to users. GOES sends not only weather data but it also watches the sun continuously and at the same time provides critical data that helps rescue personal locate victims in distress.


For More Information

http://www.nasa.gov/goes-p


Credits

Ryan Zuber (UMBC): Lead Animator
Chris Meaney (HTSI): Animator
Silvia Stoyanova (UMBC): Video Editor
Rich Melnick (HTSI): Video Editor
Dennis Clements: Interviewee
Joseph Williams (HTSI): Narrator
Silvia Stoyanova (UMBC): Producer
Mickey Fitzmaurice (NOAA): Scientist
Kathy Niles (US Coast Guard): Scientist
George Theodorakos (NASA/MEI): Scientist
David Affens (NASA): Scientist
Stuart A. Snodgrass (GST): Project Support
Jamal Smith (HTSI): Videographer
Silvia Stoyanova (UMBC): Writer
Please give credit for this item to:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

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Mission:
GOES-P

This item is part of this series:
Narrated Movies

Goddard TV Tape:
G2010-030 -- GOES Search And Rescue

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SVS >> HDTV
SVS >> SAR
SVS >> GOES
SVS >> NOAA
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SVS >> Search and Rescue
SVS >> EPIRB
SVS >> GPS
SVS >> US Air Force
SVS >> US Coast Guard
NASA Science >> Earth