Terra Orbital Maneuvers Information

The Terra Mission recently held a Virtual Community Forum on Terra’s 2022 Orbital Changes, including the 6km altitude lowering that happened in October 2022. See below for an infographic on Terra’s orbital lowering maneuvers, followed by a short animated summary of this information.

Visit the Terra’s Lower Orbit Virtual Community Forum webpage (linked here) for more information about this webinar, a downloadable slide deck, and full presentation recordings. A webinar summary is also available in the January-February 2023 edition of The Earth Observer, downloadable as a PDF from this link.

Animation Overview of Terra’s October Orbital Maneuvers