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SunJammer Technology Demonstration
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ngdc.stp.swx.satellite-systems_sunjammer

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Summary
Abstract: The Sunjammer Project is a NASA funded contract to L?Garde Inc. to fly a solar sail demonstration for a period of approximately one year. L?Garde is also partnered in this mission with Space Services Holdings Inc. (SSHI) who will conduct all commercial activities associated with the mission such as memorial services, advertising, sponsorship (SSHI fill in) NASA will provide a government frequency allocation for the conduct of this mission. NASA, as the government user of the government acquired frequency will maintain authority to terminate the mission transmissions throughout the operating life of the Sunjammer mission.

Purpose: To provide scientific data stewardship of solar-terrestrial datasets in compliance with NOAA Administrative Order (NAO) 212-15, "Management of Environmental and Geospatial Data and Information", dated 04 Nov 10. Scientific Data Stewardship includes the Archive, Access, and Assessment (AAA) of operational and related solar and space environmental datasets.
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Description: Space Weather
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Description:  Cartoon of the SunJammer deployed solar sail.

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Scientific Data Stewardship provided by the National Geophysical Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce.
Dataset Title: SunJammer Technology Demonstration
Dataset Release Date: 2013-06-24
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2014-11-01
Stop Date: 2019-12-31
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Use Constraints Access Constraints: None Use Constraints: None Distribution
Liability: While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are
accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA
cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in
the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a
particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the
fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://ncei.noaa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WILLIAM DENIG
Phone: 303 497-6323
Fax: 303 497-6513
Email: solar.ngdc at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Postal Code: 80305-3337
Country: U.S.A.
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Distribution
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: Data can be downloaded free of charge.

Distribution Format: txt
Fees: Data can be downloaded free of charge
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 303 497-6323
Fax: 303 497-6513
Email: solar.ngdc at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Postal Code: 80305-3337
Country: U.S.A.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2015-11-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-22