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EarthCARE Cal/Val AO - Deadline approaching

25 September 2017

ESA released an Announcement of Opportunity (AO) Call for the External Calibration and Validation of the EarthCARE products on 15 June 2017.

This is a reminder for all interested users that the deadline for submitting proposals is approaching, on 15 October 2017.

The EarthCARE satellite is developed by ESA, in collaboration with JAXA, in the framework of its Earth Explorer Missions. Scheduled for launch in 2019, EarthCARE will contribute to climate research providing global observations of clouds, aerosols and radiation. The mission has a planned lifetime in orbit of three years.

Further information about this Call and the relevant proposal submission can be found on the EarthCARE AO web page.