Sentinel-3B launch preparations in full swing23 March 2018
Sentinel-3B launch preparations in full swing23 March 2018 With the Sentinel-3B satellite now at the Plesetsk launch site in Russia and liftoff set for 25 April, engineers are steaming ahead with the task of getting Europe’s next Copernicus satellite ready for its journey into orbit.
Safeguarding our most precious resource: water22 March 2018
Safeguarding our most precious resource: water22 March 2018 According to this year’s Global Risk Report by the World Economic Forum, water crises are one of the five biggest risks to society. ESA is working with development banks to help water-resource authorities use information from satellites to manage this...
Join us for #Sentinel3 launch21 March 2018
Join us for #Sentinel3 launch21 March 2018 Be a part of Europe’s Earth observation revolution by applying to join experts at one of two Sentinel-3B launch #SocialSpace activities on 25 April.
news in brief
Analysis of an earthquakeSentinel-1 provided important data related to the 2017 Ischia earthquake in Italy
Sentinel-2 reaches full capacityThe Sentinel-2 constellation has reached full revisit periodicity, imaging the globe every 5 days
Satellites in tandemWhen Sentinel-3B will join its twin in orbit, the two satellites will fly 30 seconds apart from each other
New Collaborative Ground Segment CooperationA new agreement will facilitate Sentinel data exploitation in Romania
Sentinel toolboxesThree open source toolboxes provide tools for using data products from Sentinel-1, -2 and -3