GOES-O: Countdown To Launch

  • Released Thursday, July 9, 2009
  • Updated Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 4:34PM
  • ID: 10450


In this video, two days prior to the GOES-O launch, NASA Goddard Producer Silvia Stoyanova visits Cape Canaveral's Air Force Station, launch pad 37, to talk to NASA GOES N-P Deputy Project Manager Andre' Dress, about the factors that could cause a launch delay, what's special about GOES geosynchronous orbit, and how valuable the mission is to the public by helping predict severe weather, thus saving lives and properties. This video also includes footage from the GOES-O launch.

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See http://www.nasa.gov/GOES-O


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