QuikScat (Quick Scatterometer) satellite
QuikScat (Quick Scatterometer) satellite is a satellite built under a NASA rapid delivery contract that carries the Seawinds scatterometer for remote sensing
of ocean winds. QuikScat was among the first missions in NASA's EOS (Earth Observing System).
||Jun. 20, 1999
||Vandenberg Air Force Base
||804 × 806 km × 98.6°
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