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NASA's meteorological satellite is delivered at NASA's Kennedy Space Center aboard a U.S. Air Force C-17 aircraft.

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NASA's GOES-P meteorological satellite is delivered to the Shuttle Landing Facility at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida aboard a U.S. Air Force C-17 aircraft.

GOES-P, the latest Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite, was developed by NASA for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA. GOES-P is designed to watch for storm development and observed current weather conditions on Earth. Launch of GOES-P is targeted for no earlier than Feb. 25, 2010, from Launch Complex 37 aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta IV rocket. For information on GOES-P, visit http://goespoes.gsfc.nasa.gov/goes/spacecraft/n_p_spacecraft.html. Photo credit: NASA/Amanda Diller

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  • Title: NASA's meteorological satellite is delivered at NASA's Kennedy Space Center aboard a U.S. Air Force C-17 aircraft.
  • Location: Kennedy Space Center, FL
  • Owner: KSC
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