The SOFIA Data Cycle System (DCS) provides tools and infrastructure for both General Investigators (GIs)
and Science and Mission Operations (SMO) staff for:
All tools and resources are available using the links above.
- proposal preparation and submission
- observation and mission planning
- data archiving and distribution
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.