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News

Discover the latest news on the European Space Agency's Earth Observation activities. Learn all about new data availability and how ESA's missions are performing.

General News

Testing time for MetOp Second Generation

ESA’s ESTEC Test Centre in the Netherlands has completed its initial test campaign for the future of European weather forecasting.

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Scientific Highlights

Surviving the shaker brings better weather forecasting a step closer

Meteosat Third Generation will soon take over the reins from Meteosat Second Generation series, providing critical data for weather forecasting.

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Missions

Explore the European Space Agency's Earth Observation satellite missions. Learn all about ESA's dedicated Earth Explorers or collaborations with other agencies through the Third Party Missions programme.

Meteosat Second Generation
Meteorological Missions

Meteosat Second Generation

The ESA Meteosat Second Generation programme, started in 1994, is composed of four satellites.

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