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