GREENBELT, MD (August 17th, 2020) – Under a recent contract award, Orbit Logic will provide the enterprise scheduling solution for National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) ground stations and satellites.
The firm will provide data and technology to support nautical charting, navigation, territorial limits and coastal resources across the country.
NOAA ramps up use of drones to collect fish, seafloor and weather data
On June 23, 2020, the GOES-East satellite viewed the Saharan Air Layer (or SAL) over Cuba, while a storm erupted through its dusty haze. During this time of year, the SAL often blows westward from Africa’s Saharan Desert and can travel thousands of miles away. The SAL’s activity usually results in reduced severity— or in some cases […]
Firm continues support under new five-year IDIQ
April 7, 2020NOAA intends to collaborate with a private company led by Victor Vescovo, the first person to reach the deepest point in all five of the world’s named oceans, in an effort to explore, characterize, and map unknown areas of the deep ocean.
The planet sweated it out again last month, as February 2020 ranked as the second-hottest February in the 141-year global climate record, according to scientists at NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information.
Via NOAA – The long-term trend of above-average temperatures continues
NOAA finds ocean heat content was the highest in recorded history
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