The new CryoSat-2 baseline D is now ready

The Baseline-D data products.

In connection to the development of the ESA Cryosat-2 baseline-D, we at EO4CRYO have been involved in the validation effort of the new product, based on our airborne surveys at Austfonna, Svalbard.

(left) The airborne elevation measurement from laser scanning. (Right) The differences in geolocation of the radar echo in the new and previous baselines.

How to cite and access the paper.
Meloni, M., Bouffard, J., Parrinello, T., Dawson, G., Garnier, F., Helm, V., Di Bella, A., Hendricks, S., Ricker, R., Webb, E., Wright, B., Nielsen, K., Lee, S., Passaro, M., Scagliola, M., Simonsen, S. B., Sandberg Sørensen, L., Brockley, D., Baker, S., Fleury, S., Bamber, J., Maestri, L., Skourup, H., Forsberg, R., and Mizzi, L.: CryoSat Ice Baseline-D validation and evolutions, The Cryosphere, 14, 1889–1907,, 2020.