Last update: December 6th, 2019 at 8:00 am
NASA and JAXA Officials Examine the DPR at Goddard. Left to right: Peter Hildebrand (NASA), Masahiro Kojima (JAXA) and Takeshi Miura (JAXA) in the clean room with the DPR. Although the Dual-frequency Precipitation Radar (DPR). Was built by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. (JAXA) for the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission’s Core Observatory arrived on Friday, March 16. Their covered in protective clothing.
Therefore was unloaded today at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md. Comprised of two radars. Also the DPR is one of two instruments that will fly on the Core Observatory scheduled for launch in February 2014. DPR Goddard