Online resources

A number of fact sheets, flyers and presentations on Copernicus and the Sentinels are available for download by clicking on links highlighted in blue text below.

Sentinel missions

Sentinels - Space for Copernicus
ESA Brochure (BR-319), November 2014 

Sentinel fact sheets

Sentinel missions
Sentinel-1
Sentinel-2:  English     German
Sentinel-3
Sentinel-4
Sentinel-5 Precursor

 
 

Copernicus is the new name for the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security programme, previously known as GMES. The documents listed below were released before the programme was renamed.

GMES Standard Presentation

A 43-page PDF file providing an overview of GMES, including a description of the programme's goals, infrastructure, status, Space and Services Components.

GMES Standard Presentation

GMES Economic Benefits
A two-page PDF file higlighting the benefits GMES will bring to many branches of industry and the economy.

GMES Economic Benefits

GMES Emergency Response
A two-page PDF file higlighting how GMES will help predict and cope with disaster situations.

GMES Emergency Response

GMES Energy
A two-page PDF file higlighting how GMES will provide decision-makers with information to help Europe achieve its energy goals.

GMES Energy

GMES Humanitarian Response
A two-page PDF file higlighting how GMES enhance Europe's capacity to respond to crisis situations worldwide.

GMES Humanitarian Aid

GMES Marine
A two-page PDF file higlighting how GMES will benefit the marine natural environment and maritime safety.

GMES Marine

GMES Space Component Data Access
A two-page PDF file providing information on the GMES Space Component Data Access, a single access point receiving, processing and disseminating satellite EO data worldwide.

GMES Space Component Data Access

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