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An crane lifts the GOES-M (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite from the transporter.

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At Astrotech, Titusville, Fla., an overhead crane lifts the GOES-M (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite) from the transporter. The GOES-M provides weather imagery and quantitative sounding data used to support weather forecasting, severe storm tracking and meteorological research. The satellite will undergo testing at Astrotech before its scheduled launch July 12 on an Atlas-IIA booster, Centaur upper stage from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

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  • Title: An crane lifts the GOES-M (Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite from the transporter.
  • Location: Cape Canaveral, FL
  • Owner: KSC
  • Album: cbabir
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