September 2, 2014 - Newly Acquired Landsat 8 unavailable
Due to system upgrades, newly acquired Landsat 8 data will be unavailable from the afternoon of September 2, 2014 through the afternoon of September 3, 2014. Older downloads will still be available. We apologize for the inconvenience.
August 19, 2014 - Landsat 8 Online Cache Cleanup Planned
Since launch, nearly 300,000 Landsat 8 Level 1 (L1) data Products have been added to the online cache and made available for immediate download. During the first week of September, the online cache will be filled to capacity, requiring a cleanup to allow newly acquired data to be added. The most current and highly downloaded scenes will remain available on the cache. (Read More)
July 23, 2014 - Ground Control Point (GCP) versioning to be added to Landsat Metadata (MTL) file
The version number of the GCP library used to register an image will be recorded in the MTL file following the next processing system release in September 2014 (Read More
July 9, 2014 - Landsat Metadata (MTL) File Changes
The Metadata (MTL) file distributed with the Level 1 data products will be changing in September 2014, to remove padding from the end of the file. (Read More