IceBridge LVIS L1B Geolocated Return Energy Waveforms, Version 1
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This data set contains return energy waveform data over Greenland and Antarctica, measured by the NASA Land, Vegetation, and Ice Sensor (LVIS), an airborne lidar scanning laser altimeter. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded campaigns.
AIRCRAFT, B-200, DC-8, G-V, HU-25C, P-3B, RQ-4
ALTIMETERS, LASERS, LVIS
14 April 2009 to 10 May 2012
Spatial Reference System(s):
Blue outlined yellow areas on the map below indicate the spatial coverage for this data set.
Data Access & Tools
How to Articles
Many NSIDC DAAC data sets can be accessed using the NSIDC DAAC's Data Access Tool. This tool provides the ability to search and filter data with spatial and temporal constraints using a map-based interface. Users have the option to
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