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Platform: AEM-1 > Applications Explorer Mission-1
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AEM-1, also known as Heat Capacity Mapping Mission (HCMM), was the first of the Applications Explorer Missions. The objective of the HCMM was to provide comprehensive, accurate, high-spatial-resolution thermal surveys of the surface of the earth.

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Launch Date: 1978-04-26
Launch Site: Vandenberg Air Force Base, USA
Primary Sponsors:
NASA-Office of Space and Terrestrial Applications
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