org.opengis.metadata.acquisition
Interface Platform


@UML(identifier="MI_Platform",
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
public interface Platform

Designation of the platform used to acquire the dataset.

Since:
GeoAPI 2.3

Method Summary
 Citation getCitation()
          Source where information about the platform is described.
 InternationalString getDescription()
          Narrative description of the platform supporting the instrument.
 Identifier getIdentifier()
          Unique identification of the platform.
 Collection<? extends Instrument> getInstruments()
          Instrument(s) mounted on a platform.
 Collection<? extends ResponsibleParty> getSponsors()
          Organization responsible for building, launch, or operation of the platform.
 

Method Detail

getCitation

@UML(identifier="citation",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Citation getCitation()
Source where information about the platform is described.

Returns:
Source where information about the platform is described.

getIdentifier

@UML(identifier="identifier",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Identifier getIdentifier()
Unique identification of the platform.

Returns:
Unique identification of the platform.

getDescription

@UML(identifier="description",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
InternationalString getDescription()
Narrative description of the platform supporting the instrument.

Returns:
Narrative description of the platform.

getSponsors

@UML(identifier="sponsor",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Collection<? extends ResponsibleParty> getSponsors()
Organization responsible for building, launch, or operation of the platform.

Returns:
Organization responsible for building, launch, or operation of the platform.

getInstruments

@UML(identifier="instrument",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Collection<? extends Instrument> getInstruments()
Instrument(s) mounted on a platform.

Returns:
Instrument(s) mounted on a platform.


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