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Space technology: Landsat: Multispectral eye in the sky: Data collected by the Landsat satellites' remote sensors are exploited in mapping, meteorology, and resource identification

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1 Author(s)
Horan, J.J. ; General Electric Co., Valley Forge, PA, USA

The Landsat system, formerly the Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ERTS), comprises three major components: two spacecraft, remote sensors, and the ground data-handling system. The overall system is designed to perform three functions: the acquisition of multispectral images, the collection of data from the remotely located sensors, and the production of photographic and digital data.

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Spectrum, IEEE  (Volume:13 ,  Issue: 3 )