News & Events

Oct 19, 2021

The Terra flight operations team conducted Terra’s last inclination adjust maneuver to maintain Terra’s orbit in February 2020. The inclination adjust maneuvers were used to control the platform’s 10:30 AM mean local time (MLT) equator crossing. Terra wil…

Oct 14, 2021


The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of Goddard’s LiDAR, Hyperspectral, and Thermal Imager (G-LiHT) LiDAR Point Cloud (GLLIDARPC) product. The purpose of G-LiHT’s LiDAR Point Cloud data product is to provide LiDAR return data, including thr…

Oct 14, 2021

MODAPS has suspended the production of the MODIS/Terra+Aqua Burned Area Monthly L3 Global 500 m SIN Grid Version 6.1 (MCD64A1) data product. It was discovered that the V6.1 code did not have a necessary correction to fix an error that caused burned grid c…

Sep 21, 2021

A reset of the Terra Solid State Recorder (SSR) to recover the on-board memory lost from Printed Wire Assembly (PWA) anomalies during the mission period is scheduled to start DOY 265 (9/22/21) at 11:00z and is expected to go into early DOY 266 (9/23/21). …

Sep 17, 2021

The LP DAAC is pleased to announce the availability of the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI) Version 2 Level 1B Geolocated Waveform Data, Level 2A Elevation and Height Metrics Data, and Level 2B Canopy Cover and Vertical Profile Metrics Data …

Sep 02, 2021

Version 2.64 of the Application for Extracting and Exploring Analysis Ready Samples (AρρEEARS) has been released. This release includes the following:

  • The AρρEEARS team has updated several software library dependencies used by the AρρEEARS processing softw…

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