Sun  ID: 13107

ICON Video File

Slug: NASA Mission to Study the Boundary Between Earth and Space
The Ionospheric Connection Explorer, or ICON, will study the dynamic zone high in our atmosphere where Earth weather and space weather meet — a region that plays a major role in the safety of our satellites and reliability of communications signals.

TRT: 5:25
Edited B-roll RT: :35
Interview Excerpts RT: 1:24
Additional B-roll RT: 1:28

Supers(s): NASA
Center Contact: Karen Fox,, 301-286-6284
HQ Contact: Dwayne Brown,, 202-358-1726


Michael Randazzo (AIMM): Editor
Joy Ng (USRA): Producer
Genna Duberstein (USRA): Support
Aaron E. Lepsch (ADNET): Technical Support
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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

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Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON)

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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