OSI SAF ISS RapidScat Wind Products
RSCAT25 and RSCAT50, status: discontinued
All RapidScat services are discontinued following an irrecoverable instrument failure on
August 19, 2016. NASA's International Space Station Rapid Scatterometer (ISS-RapidScat)
Earth science instrument has ended operations following a successful two-year mission
aboard the space station. The mission launched on September 21, 2014.
Archived 25-km and 50-km wind products from RapidScat are available at KNMI on request.
Some wind data are also available online from the
(EUMETSAT Data Centre
Please contact the
KNMI OSI SAF team
OSI SAF Wind Products
Other Wind Services at KNMI