Data Set ID:
IPAPP1B

IceBridge POS/AV L1B Corrected Position and Attitude Data, Version 1

This data set contains georeferencing data from the Applanix 510 POS AV system flown with the Digital Mapping System (DMS) and other instruments over Greenland and Antarctica. Data parameters include latitude, longitude, altitude, velocity, roll, pitch, and heading. The data were collected as part of Operation IceBridge funded campaigns.

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Initial release

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Parameter(s):
  • Platform Characteristics > Attitude Characteristics
Spatial Coverage:
N: 90, 
N: -53, 
S: 60, 
S: -90, 
E: 180, 
E: 180, 
W: -180
W: -180
Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 27 March 2009 to 19 April 2018
(updated 2018)
Temporal Resolution: Varies
Data Format(s):
  • Binary
Platform(s) DC-8, P-3B
Sensor(s): NASA POS/AV
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Roseanne Dominguez

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Dominguez, R. 2010, updated 2018. IceBridge POS/AV L1B Corrected Position and Attitude Data, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.5067/XILTNL9F1HCR. [Date Accessed].
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