Delta II rocket launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base postponed at last minute, rescheduled for Wednesday
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This next-generation weather satellite - known as Joint Polar Satellite System-1 - promises "a leap in data collection and quality equivalent to going from an old flip-phone to an iPhone X", said meteorologist Ryan Maue of weather.us, a meteorological firm.
After billions of dollars in cost overruns and delays, NASA is planning to launch one of the most important weather satellites ever early Tuesday morning.
"We're pretty excited about the launch", said Joe Pica, director of the weather service's office of operations, who added the spacecraft is created to last about seven years.
The satellites will help improve NOAA forecasts for the three- to seven-day time frame. After it successfully clears the on-orbit test phase, NOAA-20 will become the nation's primary polar weather satellite and Suomi NPP will become its back up.
With JPSS-1, the threat of a "satellite gap" due to aging satellite fleet should be allayed.
Scott Asbury, program director at Ball Aerospace and formerly the JPSS-1 program manager, is among the roughly 10 Ball personnel who will be at the launch site, while about another 10 from Ball plan to be at the NASA satellite operations facility in Suitland, Md. "We have luckily avoided any gaps". JPSS will provide more detailed information about atmospheric temperature and air moisture leading to more accurate near-term weather predictions. Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems built the Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder and the Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System instrument.
Police said it was protocol to notify homicide squad detectives about the incident but it is not believed to be suspicious. Footage from the scene showed police examining a black people mover, parked in the street, which was later removed.
Barnum-a relentless showman who, according to the movie, was the one who came up with the term "show-business". 20th Century released a brand new trailer for the film, as well as an earlier than expected release date.
To stay safe online, it's recommended to turn on two-factor authentication, or in Google's case, 2-Step Verification. More importantly, though, the main takeaway here is to never use the same password across multiple accounts.
On average, equities research analysts predict that Abbott Laboratories will post $2.21 earnings per share for the current year. The Seaward Management Limited Partnership holds 978,556 shares with $47.57 million value, up from 272,594 last quarter.
Shares of BHARTI AIRTEL LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.498.05 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 501.8. At 1401 hours, the company's stock was trading at Rs 400.20 per piece down by Rs 11 or 2.65% on BSE.
The Competition and Markets Authority has provisionally cleared Tesco's £3.7 billion merger with the cash-and-carry group Booker. In a brief statement, Tesco welcomed the CMA news, adding that it expected the Booker takeover to complete in early 2018.
At the time of writing, SPDR S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio ETF (SPYD) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 135.60. Taking a peek at some Moving Averages , the 200-day is at 216.39, the 50-day is 225.43, and the 7-day is sitting at 226.59.
Raids on Sasikala, Jaya TV unearth Rs1,430 cr 'black' money
The present I-T raid is the longest in the history of raids in Tamil Nadu - usually, these raids last for about 2-3 days. According to reports, more than Rs 7 crore in cash and jewellery worth over Rs 5 crore was seized during the searches.
Martin Truex Jr. to start fifth in Phoenix, Jones 11th
Kyle Larson and Chase Elliott will break from Row 2 as the Cup Championship Playoffs' Round of 8 reaches its conclusion. Elliott trails by 49 points, with defending and seven-time series champion Johnson 51 points behind.
Corrupt FIFA execs only cared about bribes: prosecutors
Recordings appear to corroborate prosecutors' case against him. 'It's about time to. have it coming our way, ' he said. The jury was sworn in anonymously after attempts influence the outcome of the case were reported to the judge.
Analysts See $1.60 EPS for Bank of Montreal (USA) (BMO)
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The Early 2018 World Series Favorites
People expected this young Yankees team (which still has more significant talent on the way from AAA) to start competing in 2018. Taking into account a few articles and odds listings that are already out there, here’s our look at the top contenders. 1.