Data Product News
ESA's ice mission has become the first satellite to provide information on Arctic sea-ice thickness in near-real time to aid maritime activities in the polar region.
16 April 2015
Going far above and beyond its original mission objectives, results from the GOCE gravity satellite are now being used to produce maps for geothermal energy development.
The SPOT-1 to 5 mission archive, SPOT-6 and 7 mission archive and new acquisitions, Pleiades mission archive and new acquisitions, and SPOTMAPS 2.5 complete dataset are now available to the scientific user community.
09 April 2015
On 2 April 2015, the SPOT-5 satellite was successfully manoeuvred into a new orbit as part of the mission's final phase.
Yesterday the first image for this phase was acquired and processed. This marks the beginning of the six month acquisition campaign, during which 150 sites will be imaged with a 5-day revisit.
08 April 2015
Once in space, Sentinel-2A will open its solar wing to generate the power it needs to carry out the task of monitoring Earth's vegetation. Engineers have recently made sure this move is well rehearsed before the satellite is packed up and shipped to the launch site.