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Instrument: SAGE III : Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment III
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Associated Platforms
METEOR-3M

Related Data Sets
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Description
SAGE III is a fourth generation, satellite-borne instrument and a crucial element in NASA's Earth Observing System (EOS). Its mission is to enhance our understanding of natural and human-derived atmospheric processes by providing accurate long-term measurements of the vertical structure of aerosols, ozone, water vapor, and other important trace gases in the upper troposphere and stratosphere.

Online Resources
http://nasascience.nasa.gov/missions/sage-3
http://oea.larc.nasa.gov/PAIS/SAGE3.html

Instrument Logistics
Instrument Owner: USA/NASA