Hurricane Radiometer

Hurricane Radiometer

NASA will be flying two Global Hawks UAVs over the U.S. East Coast to understand the processes that underlie hurricane formation and intensity change. One of the two aircraft will be carrying the HIRAD instrument that contains a GTRI-designed beam-former. (NASA image)

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Aerospace, Environment, Military Technology
antenna, beam-former, Global Hawk, GTRI, HIRAD, NASA, radiometer
  • Created By: John Toon
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Dec 3, 2015 - 4:43pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:47pm