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Message Of The Day DCS 4.0.0
  • The DCS has moved to new servers under the nasa.gov domain. All DCS user accounts and credentials have been transferred to the new website. Due to security requirements, log-in is now required for features such as searching the Science Data Archive, Astronomical Observation Request (AOR) search pages, and the SOFIA Instrument Time Estimator (SITE).
  • Release Notes

Welcome to the SOFIA Data Cycle System!


User Support
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About DCS

Register With DCS

DCS Help Resources

Proposal Development
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Download USPOT

Search Proposals

SOFIA Instrument Time Estimator

ATRAN

Observation Planning
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Search Observing Plans

Search AORs

Download Visibility Tool

Data Archive & Retrieval
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Search Science Archive

Search Mission Data Archive

Search Missions

SOFIA Publications

The SOFIA Data Cycle System (DCS) provides tools and infrastructure for both General Investigators (GIs) and Science and Mission Operations (SMO) staff for:

  • proposal preparation and submission
  • observation and mission planning
  • data archiving and distribution
All tools and resources are available using the links above.

To start using the DCS, please register and check out the documents in the DCS Help Resources area. In addition, most of the tools have embedded help pages and links.

Be sure to check the Message of the Day for recent news and updates regarding DCS status, including planned downtime for upgrades and maintenance.


 
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