Launching Sentinel-3A

It is now just over a week since the launch of the Sentinel-3A Copernicus satellite from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome, in Russia, and EUMETSAT has already started supporting in-orbit activities to be ready for the full handov ...

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Copernicus at COP-21

On the eve of COP-21’s closing day, the Copernicus Climate Change Service and the Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service organised a side event to explain the role of Copernicus satellites in climate monitoring. Amo ...

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COP-21 in a nutshell

With 3 days ahead of COP-21, here’s a quick post to remind what it is all about. The COP-21 is the 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and will take pla ...

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EUMETSAT’s Annual Report is out

2014 was a good year for EUMETSAT. It saw combined preparations for the launches of MSG-4, Jason-3 and Sentinel-3A, all scheduled for 2015, and the further development of the Meteosat Third Generation (MTG) programme. ...

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