Engineers work on the newly integrated Landsat 9

Engineers work on the newly integrated Landsat 9 satellite

Detailed Description

Engineers work on the newly integrated Landsat 9 satellite in a cleanroom at the Northrop Grumman facility in Gilbert, Arizona. In December, the team attached Landsat 9’s two instruments: OLI-2 (left) and TIRS-2 (right) to the spacecraft bus at the bottom of the image. The two instruments are covered to protect them from contaminants.

 

For more information visit: January 13, 2020: Landsat 9: The Pieces Come Together

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Image Dimensions: 985 x 883

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Location Taken: US

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Northrop Grumman