Sentinel-3B good to go02 February 2018
Sentinel-3B good to go02 February 2018 After being put through its paces to make sure it is fit for life in orbit around Earth, the Copernicus Sentinel-3B satellite is ready to be packed up and shipped to Russia for liftoff.
Space helps forests regenerate10 January 2018
Space helps forests regenerate10 January 2018 Many of us probably think of trees during the festive season more than any other time of the year. With Christmas trees now discarded and decorations packed away, we will be turning our attention back to daily life. The task of cultivating and regener...
Accessing Copernicus data made easier14 December 2017
Accessing Copernicus data made easier14 December 2017 Thanks to the European Union’s Copernicus programme, vast quantities of satellite data are freely available to manage the environment and benefit European citizens. While this offers a wealth of opportunities, downloading and storing these data involv...
news in brief
Providing support in Taiwan's earthquakeSentinel-1 data are helping assess the damage in the area around the Hualien earthquake
Satellites in tandemWhen Sentinel-3B will join its twin in orbit, the two satellites will fly 30 seconds apart from each other
Volcano monitoringObservations by the Sentinels over Mount Agung in Bali are helping scientists to monitor the ongoing eruption
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