Romania to shed new light on the atmosphere14 October 2014
Romania to shed new light on the atmosphere14 October 2014 Romania is leading the way in an ambitious project to build an instrument to detect and monitor tiny particles suspended in the air. The new ‘lidar’– the first of its kind in Europe – is set to contribute to ESA’s satellites that focus on the atmosphe...
My Planet from Space07 October 2014
My Planet from Space07 October 2014 The fragility and beauty of our planet came into focus yesterday with a special viewing of satellite images at Rome’s Palazzo delle Esposizioni. The event was attended by the heads of ESA, NASA, Italy’s space agency and representatives from the Italia...
First Copernicus satellite now operational06 October 2014
First Copernicus satellite now operational06 October 2014 With the commissioning of Sentinel-1A completed and the satellite’s transfer to the team in charge of its exploitation, its data are available as of today to all users. This marks the beginning of the satellite’s operational life, delivering radar co...
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Sentinel-1 data availableWith Sentinel-1A officially operational, its data are now publicly available to all users
Sentinel toolboxesThree new open source toolboxes provide tools for using data products from Sentinel-1, -2 and -3
Copernicus regulationNow published on the Official Journal of the European Union
Copernicus ObserverRead the latest issue of the e-magazine reporting on Copernicus-related activities
Radar vision for CopernicusRead and download the Sentinel-1 mission fact sheet