Sentinel-3A feels the heat06 April 2016
Sentinel-3A feels the heat06 April 2016 Despite only being in orbit a matter of weeks, Sentinel-3A has already delivered some impressive first images. With the thermal-infrared channels now turned on, the satellite completes its set of firsts with a view of ocean features off the coast of N...
Sentinel-3A continues to impress08 March 2016
Sentinel-3A continues to impress08 March 2016 The three instruments on the Sentinel-3A satellite are now offering a tantalising glimpse of what’s in store for Europe’s Copernicus environmental monitoring effort. The latest images, which feature Europe and Antarctica, come from the sensor that rec...
Sentinel-3A rides the waves04 March 2016
Sentinel-3A rides the waves04 March 2016 Following the first impressive images from Sentinel-3A, this latest Copernicus satellite is now showing us how another of its instruments, an altimeter, will track sea-level change.