Lockheed Set to Deliver NOAA-NASA Solar Imager in January

Lockheed Martin BlueLockheed Martin is scheduled to deliver a solar measuring device in January 2014 to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for a satellite designed to forecast spaceweather.

The Solar Ultraviolet Imager will be installed on the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite, Lockheed said Tuesday.

SUVI's development under the GOES-R series program is a collaboration between Lockheed’s civil space division, NASA and NOAA.

Lockheed will install the instrument on the GOES-R spacecraft at its space systems facility in Denver.

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