Sentinel-1A spots potential oil slick from missing EgyptAir plane 20 May 2016 The Sentinel-1A radar satellite has detected a potential oil slick in the eastern Mediterranean Sea – in the same area where EgyptAir flight MS804 disappeared early yesterday morning on its way from Paris to Cairo.
Complex data made easy 12 May 2016
Complex data made easy 12 May 2016 While the growing volume information from satellites observing Earth offers a unique opportunity for science and applications, it is sometimes difficult to make sure these complex data streams are exploited to their full potential. ESA is addressing t...
Spotlight on our living planet 09 May 2016
Spotlight on our living planet 09 May 2016 One of the biggest Earth observation conferences in the world got off to a flying start today as thousands of scientists from around the world gathered in the Czech Republic to present their latest findings on our changing planet.
Sentinel-1B delivers28 April 2016
Sentinel-1B delivers28 April 2016 Launched on 25 April from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana, Sentinel-1B has produced its first images only two hours after the radar was switched on – a record time for a space radar.