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GPM Launch Multimedia Package

A Japanese H-IIA rocket with the NASA-Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Core Observatory onboard, is seen launching from th Tanegashima Space Center, 1:37 PM (EST) on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, Tanegashima Space Center. The GPM spacecraft will collect information that unifies data from an international network of existing and future satellites to map global rainfall and snowfall every three hours.



Walt Feimer (HTSI): Animator
Chris Meaney (HTSI): Animator
Trent L. Schindler (USRA): Animator
Greg Shirah (NASA/GSFC): Animator
Rich Melnick (HTSI): Video Editor
Michael Randazzo (AIMM): Video Editor
Ryan Fitzgibbons (USRA): Video Editor
Swarupa Nune (Vantage): Video Editor
Dalia B Kirschbaum (NASA/GSFC): Interviewee
Tom Wagner (NASA): Interviewee
Walt A. Petersen (NASA/GSFC Wallops): Interviewee
Gail Skofronick Jackson (NASA/GSFC): Interviewee
Candace C Carlisle (NASA/GSFC): Interviewee
Ardeshir A Azarbarzin (NASA/GSFC): Interviewee
Ryan Fitzgibbons (USRA): Producer
Rani Gran (NASA/GSFC): Producer
Michelle Handleman (USRA): Producer
Gail Skofronick Jackson (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Dalia B Kirschbaum (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
Aaron E. Lepsch (ADNET): Project Support
Pat Kennedy (HTSI): Project Support
Matthew R. Radcliff (USRA): Project Support
Katie Lewis (USRA): Project Support
Katrina Jackson (ARTS): Project Support
Nasreen Alkhateeb (AIMM): Project Support
John Caldwell (AIMM): Project Support
Dan Gallagher (USRA): Project Support
Stuart A. Snodgrass (HTSI): Project Support
Rob Andreoli (AIMM): Videographer
Michael Starobin (HTSI): Videographer
Ryan Fitzgibbons (USRA): Videographer
John Caldwell (AIMM): Videographer
Brooke Harris (USRA): Videographer
Michael McClare (HTSI): Videographer
Aries Keck (ADNET): Writer
Dalia B Kirschbaum (NASA/GSFC): Writer
Ellen T. Gray (ADNET): Writer
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GCMD >> Location >> Japan
SVS >> Launch
SVS >> Rocket
NASA Science >> Earth
SVS >> Tanegashima

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version