MCST is dedicated to the production of a high quality MODIS calibration product. This product is a precursor to every geophysical science product. MCST works for the Science Team Leader and is responsible for developing and maintaining the calibration product (L1B algorithm).
MODIS Aqua experienced a non-recoverable data loss on 07/06/11 due to playback errors and a buffer overwrite.
The time period of loss is 2011/187 02:03:55-02:16:37