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May 6, 2013
First International Ocean Colour Science meeting to take place in Darmstadt, Germany
Growing global demand for ocean colour data
April 24, 2013
Metop-B takes over prime operational service
Long-term continuity of vital weather and climate data ensured from polar orbit
April 9, 2013
Meteosat-9 takes over Rapid Scanning Service
Today, Meteosat-9 took over the rapid scanning imagery service (RSS) from Meteosat-8.
January 21, 2013
Meteosat-10 takes over from Meteosat-9
Meteosat-10 has replaced Meteosat-9 as EUMETSAT’s prime operational geostationary weather satellite after being moved to 0º.
December 18, 2012
MSG-3 declared operational as Meteosat-10
After the successful completion of in-orbit testing, on 12 December the MSG-3 satellite was declared ready to support the Meteosat operational services and renamed Meteosat-10.
November 21, 2012
Meteosat Third Generation agreement signed at Ministerial meeting
The European Space Agency and EUMETSAT today signed the agreement on the Meteosat Third Generation weather satellite system at the ESA Ministerial Council in Naples, Italy.
November 16, 2012
EUMETSAT Council approves EPS-SG Preparatory Programme and extends Indian Ocean service
EUMETSAT, the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites, held its 77th Council meeting in Darmstadt, Germany, on 15 November.
October 30, 2012
The IASI instrument on Metop-B produces first data
Darmstadt/Paris/Toulouse, 30 October 2012 – The Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer (IASI) instrument on EUMETSAT’s Metop-B has produced its first calibrated infrared spectrum on 24 October at 14:58 UTC.
October 26, 2012
Trial dissemination of Metop-B satellite data
EUMETSAT has begun trial dissemination of data from instruments on board the Metop-B polar-orbiting satellite to partners, including the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), Met Office (UK), Deutscher Wetterdienst and Météo-France.
October 23, 2012
Trial dissemination of data from the MSG-3 satellite begins
EUMETSAT has started trial dissemination of MSG-3 image data and meteorological products to national meteorological services in the organisation’s Member and Cooperating States and to the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF).
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