QuickSCAT

AcronymDefinition
QuickSCATQuick Scatterometer
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As Forde mentions, QuickScat is sometimes the only reference we forecasters have in data-scarce regions.
QuickSCAT, however, carries the Sea-Winds scatterometer, which bounces microwaves off water surfaces.
The Ball-built QuickSCAT satellite is scheduled for delivery in the fourth quarter, approximately one year after the contract for its supply was awarded to Ball.