Through GOES Rebroadcast, NOAA transmits full-resolution calibrated images and data to customers, like the images from Harris Corp.'s Advanced Baseline Imager shown here. This is the type of service that could be handled by commercial communications firms in the future. Credit: Harris
Gary Partyka, who works at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center under a contract with Science Systems and Applications Inc., shows a 2017 simulation of hurricanes and aerosols at the 2019 American Meteorological Society conference in Phoenix. Credit: SpaceNews/Debra Werner