Images: DMSP F-19 weathers launch preparation
Photo by Scott Prater
Defense Meteorological Satellite Program satellites, like the one shown in an artist's rendition here, provide critical strategic and tactical meteorological and environmental data to military and civilian users around the world. The 50th Operations Group Detachment 1 recently conducted a data link test of DMSP Flight 19 as crews prepare the satellite for launch in April 2014.
Date Posted:10.24.2013 18:09
Location:SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, CO, US