A Laser Scientist Answers 5 Questions about LVIS (video) NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption With winter closing in, a new NASA airborne campaign got under way Oct. 31, 2013 in Greenland. For the first time, the Laser Vegetation Imaging Sensor, or LVIS, is flying aboard NASA's new C-130 aircraft to measure the island's ice following a summer's melt. Credit NASA Goddard Space Flight Center/Jefferson Beck Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.