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Instrument: AMI : Active Microwave Instrument
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Description
The Active Microwave Instrument (AMI) is one of the instruments
carried on-board the first European Remote Sensing Satellites (ERS-1
and ERS-2) launched by the European Space Agency on 17 July 1991 and
20 April 1995.

ERS-1 and ERS-2 operate in a sun-synchronous orbit, was conceived as
an orbiting platform that would be capable of measuring the Earth's
atmospheric and surface properties with a high degree of accuracy on a
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