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ESA Third Party Missions

Bianca Hoersch(1)

(1) Third Party Mission Manager, ESA, Via Galileo Galilei, 00044 Frascati, Italy


ESA has a long history of cooperation with other space agencies for the use of ESA multi-mission ground systems to acquire, process, archive and distribute data from other satellites, known as Third Party Missions.

A brief history and update on Third Party missions will be given, along with some indications for future third party missions. The third party data products oriented to atmospheric science will be outlined along with their status.


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Keywords: ESA European Space Agency - Agence spatiale europeenne, observation de la terre, earth observation, satellite remote sensing, teledetection, geophysique, altimetrie, radar, chimique atmospherique, geophysics, altimetry, radar, atmospheric chemistry