About GCOM-C

GCOM-C mission aims to establish and demonstrate a global, long-term satellite-observing system to measure essential geophysical parameters to facilitate understanding the global radiation budget and carbon cycle mechanism, and eventually contribute to improving future climate projection through a collaborative framework with climate model institutions. The GCOM-C satellite scheduled to be launched in Japanese Fiscal Year 2014.

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Objectives and Targets

Goals of GCOM-C mission

Specification and Products

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