Earth Observation Mission News
MetOp-C’s IASI instrument delivers first spectrum
13 December 2018
A critical element of polar-orbiting meteorological satellite Metop-C's payload – the Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) – delivered its first spectrum today.
EUMETSAT's Metop-C was launched from the European Space Port in Kourou, French Guiana, on 7 November. Its instruments have been progressively switched on and tested.
Image credit: EUMETSAT - A beautiful image received today from the IASI imager