May 2006


May 31, 2006LDCM Draft Statement of Work Available

The Draft LDCM Statement of Work is now available for review and comment. Please provide comments pertaining to the Draft LDCM Statement of Work to Patricia Dombrowski by June 14, 2006. Read more [...]

May 24, 2006LDCM Draft Mission Assurance Requirements Available

The Draft Mission Assurance Requirements document is now available for review and comment. The objective of this request for comment is to solicit industry ideas for tailoring the MAR to reduce project costs and schedule without significantly [...]

May 11, 2006LDCM Solicits Industry Input

The LDCM project is soliciting industry input regarding the application of the Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) Rules for the Design, Development, Verification and Operation of Flight Systems (GSFC-STD-1000) to the LDCM mission development. [...]

May 10, 2006LDCM Thermal Imaging Draft Requirements Released for Comment

NASA released an addendum to the draft LDCM Imagery Requirements document. The addendum details the imagery requirements for the LDCM thermal band option. It is available for comment and review. For more information about LDCM documentation, [...]

Dr. Freden with a model of Landsat 1 (1972).
May 5, 2006Meet Stan Freden

Dr. Stan Freden played a major role in the nascent Landsat program as the project scientist for Landsats 1, 2, and 3. As project scientist, he was responsible for evaluating the performance of the Multispectral Scanner System (MSS) instrument [...]

Terry Arvidson
May 3, 2006Meet Terry Arvidson

Terry Arvidson is a Senior Project Engineer on the Landsat 7 project and she serves as the Lockheed Martin sustaining engineering lead for the satellite. In this role, she keeps close ties with the Lockheed Martin engineers who built the [...]