Welcome to the Information area of the SPOT-5 Take 5 ESA Call
The end of SPOT-5 nominal mission is foreseen at the end March, deorbitation in autumn 2015. In analogy to the previous SPOT4-Take 5 experiment, within this timeframe a new experimental phase should allow placing SPOT-5 in a 5 days cycle orbit.
ESA and CNES are very pleased to announce that the data from the SPOT-5 (Take 5) experiment acquired until 3 June 2015 have just been released.
The data are available on the SPOT Take 5 website.
The file format for both Level 1C and Level 2A is detailed here.
Some explanations on how the the distribution server works are available here.
Anticipating beneficial scientific results from this dataset release, ESA and CNES are also organising a SPOT-5 Take 5 workshop at the next ESA Living Planet Symposium which will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, from 9-13 May 2016.Invitations for paper submissions are welcome, and instructions are available here.
Should you need more information please contact the SPOT5-Take 5 experiment team.