In an article written for Spaceflight Now, Stephen Clark chronicles the recent triumph of Landsat 5 over a failed downlink transmitter in December. The article is full of quotes from Bruce Quirk, the USGS land remote sensing program coordinator; Kristi Klein, the USGS Landsat Program Manger; Jim Tucker, a NASA scientist; and Richard Allen, a Landsat Science Team member giving a good overview of the current program status.

“Landsat fleet hanging on, waiting for reinforcements” by Stephen Clark, Spaceflight Now[external link]