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New ESA EO Catalogue released

20 December 2019

ESA is pleased to announce the release of the EO CAT (EO Catalogue) application, allowing users to search ESA and Third Party Mission Earth Observation products from available data collections, providing dedicated discovery functionalities, exploration of search results, and the ability to browse for and download metadata and images.

ESA-ESRIN Christmas and New Year holiday dates

20 December 2019

During the Christmas holidays, the ESA EO Help Desk services will be closed on the following days:

  • 24 to 26 and 31 December
  • 1 and 6 January.

Iris for ESA & CSA call for proposals now open

20 December 2019

ESA and CSA are pleased to announce the "Iris for ESA & CSA" Call for the scientific exploitation of GHGSAT-C1 ("Iris") Level-2 data. 

GOSAT-2 CAI-2 L1B near Real Time product dissemination - Suspended

20 December 2019

The dissemination of GOSAT-2 CAI-2 L1B near Real Time products on the ESA server will be suspended until mid January.

Proba-1 and its 18 years of successful operations

20 December 2019

Launched on 22 October 2001 and originally designed as a two-year mission, Proba-1 continues to provide valuable hyperspectral data to the scientific community, alongside priceless insight of long-lived missions—all while having travelled 4,329,416,712 kilometres to date.

Resumed - ALOS PALSAR OTF - Maintenance on 17 December 2019

19 December 2019

The maintenance affecting the On-The-Fly (OTF) ALOS PALSAR collection has been completed and the collection is now available again.

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Methane leak visible from space

17 December 2019

Data from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite revealed that an explosion in a natural gas well in Ohio in February 2018 released more than 50 000 tons of methane into the atmosphere.

ALOS PALSAR OTF - Maintenance on 17 December 2019

17 December 2019

A downtime is affecting the On-The-Fly (OTF) ALOS PALSAR data dissemination service which is currently unavailable.

CryoSat Ocean Baseline C reprocessing complete

16 December 2019

We are pleased to announce that the complete data set of the COP Ocean Baseline C reprocessing has been now published and is available on the CryoSat Science Server. The previous Baseline B dataset has been moved to a dedicated subdirectory and it shall remain available until a new baseline will be brought into operations.

COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation ready for take-off

16 December 2019

Devised by the Italian Space Agency (ASI), together with the Italian Ministry of Defence (MOD) and the Italian space industry, funded by the Italian Ministry of Research (MUR) and the Italian Ministry of Defence (MOD), the first COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation (CSG) satellite is ready to join the other four COSMO-SkyMed (CSK) satellites already in orbit.