Landsat Data Continuity Mission(LDCM) Scheduled for launch December 2012 Bands will be similar to Landsat 7, with added deep blue and cirrus bands. It will carry a thermal band No-cost download # of scenes increase from 250 per day to 400 Limited off-nadir capability
No-cost data downloads Began with Landsat and aerial photography archives Expanded to current Landsat data Added additional satellite data
No-cost data downloads Aerial photography Elevation data DLG, DOQ Satellite data, includes historic archive of Landsat data and all current acquisitions continued
Additional satellite data French SPOT data over U. S. 1986-1998 SPOT 4,5 data buy of U.S. coverage soon available Quickbird IKONOS WORLDVIEW ORBVIEW LIMITED RADARSAT AVHRR EO-1
Download successes for Landsat data Begun July, 2008 on a test case basis When fee was assessed, up to 20,000 scenes per year As of April 2010, over 2 million scenes downloaded.