First applications from Sentinel-2A27 July 2015
First applications from Sentinel-2A27 July 2015 From agricultural monitoring to charting changing lands, early images from Europe’s new Sentinel-2A satellite show how the ‘colour vision’ mission’s critical observations can be used to keep us and our planet safe.
Student wins Sentinel-2 drawing competition02 July 2015
Student wins Sentinel-2 drawing competition02 July 2015 In March, ESA’s centre for Earth observation, ESRIN, in Italy opened its doors to children to learn more about European space research. A drawing and slogan competition about the new ‘colour vision’ satellite, Sentinel-2A, was one of the many activiti...
Sentinel-2 delivers first images29 June 2015
Sentinel-2 delivers first images29 June 2015 Just four days after being lofted into orbit, Europe’s Sentinel-2A satellite delivered its first images of Earth, offering a glimpse of the ‘colour vision’ that it will provide for the Copernicus environmental monitoring programme.