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December 15, 2005
All lights green for MSG-2 launch
Qualification certificate signed for launcher.
December 9, 2005
EUMETSAT scientists demonstrate derivation of important climate variable
A team of EUMETSAT scientists led by Dr. Yves Govaerts have worked in collaboration with the EU Joint Research Centre to demonstrate that the surface albedo can be derived in a consistent manner from different geostationary satellites located at regular intervals around the Equator.
October 19, 2005
MetOp Launch Update
The Russian State commission has given authorisation to fill the launcher, and the status of MetOp is "Green".
October 16, 2005
Metop Satellite on Launch Pad
The Soyuz launcher (together with the Metop payload) has been rolled out to the launch pad.
September 26, 2005
EUMETSAT launches new web site
EUMETSAT, Europe’s meteorological satellite organisation today launched a new web portal.
July 4, 2005
Week 26 Update
Update on events that occurred during the week 27th June-3rd July, direct from the launch team on location in Kourou, French Guyana.
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