SCIAMACHY Operations Concept

A comprehensive, up-to-date description of SCIAMACHY's operation concept can be found in chapters two, three and four of the SCIAMACHY book. The concept has to address in particular

1.) ENVISAT host (chapter 2)
2.) SCIAMACHY instrument design and control (chapter 3)
3.) Instrument operations, including mission scenarios, states and timelines (chapter 4)

More technical details on these topics can be found in the Instrument Operations Manual (IOM). The SOST generated Operations Concept TNs 1-3 are annexed to the IOM.

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