BackForward Satellite: ACE (Aer.Clo.Eco.) 

Satellite details
Acronym ACE (Aer.Clo.Eco.)
Full name Aerosol-Cloud-Ecosystems
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • Single flight unit of the ACE programme.
  • Main missions: cloud/aerosol profiling and ocean colour.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • TBD.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude


Space agency NASA
Status Mission concept
Details on Status
(as available)
Last update: 2016-06-30
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on ACE (Aer.Clo.Eco.)

Acronym Full name
HARP2 Hyper Angular Research Polarimeter 2
CPR Cloud Profiling Radar for CloudSat
OCI Ocean Color Instrument
ACE Lidar Aerosol-Cloud Ecosystems Lidar
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