Press Release: Vega launches successfully on...
Monday 22 June, Vega accomplished a flawless launch from Europe’s spaceport at the Guiana Space Centre (CSG) on its fifth successful mission since its maiden flight in 2012,...News Observation Specialist public, Science and technologyJune 23, 2015
Sentinel-3A on its way
The latest satellite for the European Commission’s Copernicus environmental programme has left France bound for the Plesetsk launch site in Russia and launch late next month.News Observation Specialist public, Science and technologyNovember 20, 2015
Soyuz orbits Sentinel-1A on 7th successful launch...
The first satellite of Europe’s Copernicus programme was sent aloft today, Thursday 3 April, by a Soyuz launcher from the Guiana Space Centre as scheduled at 18:02 local time (23:...News Observation InstitutionalJanuary 15, 2014
Seventh sentinel satellite launched for Copernicus
The second Sentinel-3 satellite, Copernicus Sentinel-3B, was launched today, joining its identical twin Sentinel-3A in orbit. This pairing of satellites increases coverage and...News ObservationMay 23, 2018
Press Release: CNES opens access to Copernicus...
With its unique fleet of six families of dedicated Sentinel satellites and payloads on Eumetsat satellites, Copernicus is set to generate a wealth of very-high-quality data with...News ObservationSeptember 11, 2015
El Niño: satellites see red
The wild child of the Pacific is shaping up to be a monster this winter, comparable to the 1997-1998 episode and possibly even worse. The story in pictures.News Observation General public, Institutional, Specialist public, Science and technologyDecember 1, 2015
FLEX mission to be next ESA Earth Explorer
ESA's Member States have selected FLEX as the eighth Earth Explorer mission, upon recommendation from the Earth Science Advisory Committee.News Observation Specialist public, Science and technologyNovember 23, 2015
Last glance at the Sentinel 6 satellite
The Copernicus Sentinel 6 satellite, whose mission is to measure sea level rise and ice sheet thickness, will be visible one last time in the clean room before undergoing the...News ObservationDecember 4, 2019
[Replay] Vega mission to orbit Sentinel-2B...
Monday 6 March, Vega lifted off from Europe’s spaceport in French Guiana carrying Sentinel-2B, the fourth satellite of the Copernicus constellation. The launch, conducted on...News TelecommunicationsMarch 7, 2017