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Contact: Laura Niles
NASA/Johnson Space Center

CATS (3 of 3)

Caption: In 2010, Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull volcano erupted, creating an expansive ash cloud that disrupted air traffic throughout Europe and across the Atlantic. The Cloud-Aerosol Transport System (CATS) could improve the ability to measure volcanic particles and other aerosols from space.

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