EUMETSAT Council prepares the approval of the EPS-SG programme
The 79th meeting of the EUMETSAT Council took place in Darmstadt, Germany, on 26 November.
Bulgaria signs accession agreement with EUMETSAT
Bulgaria is on its way to becoming a EUMETSAT Member State in 2014 following the signature of the accession agreement by EUMETSAT Director-General Alain Ratier and Prof Dr Aneliya Klisarova, Minister of Education and Science of Bulgaria, during the session of the 79th Council meeting.
EUMETSAT takes over CEOS chairmanship
Following the 27th Plenary of the Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) in Montreal, Canada, on 5-6 November 2013, EUMETSAT has taken over the CEOS chairmanship for the coming year.
Study demonstrates benefits of partnership between EUMETSAT and NOAA
The European Space Policy Institute (ESPI) has released a study demonstrating clear and measurable benefits resulting from the long-standing partnership between EUMETSAT and the United States’ National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) - for both organisations, their user communities and the stakeholders that provide the funding.
Joint EUMETSAT/ AMS Meteorological Satellite Conference in Vienna
On 16-20 September 2013, meteorological experts, scientists and researchers will meet in Vienna, Austria, for the joint 2013 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference and the 19th American Meteorological Society (AMS) Satellite Meteorology, Oceanography and Climatology Conference.
Iceland signs accession agreement with EUMETSAT
Iceland is on its way to becoming a EUMETSAT Member State in 2014 following the signature of the accession agreement by EUMETSAT Director-General Alain Ratier and Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson, Minister for Environment and Natural Resources of Iceland on 30 August.
EUMETSAT further improves timeliness of critical data from polar orbit
EUMETSAT has increased the bandwidth of the communications link between Svalbard, Norway, and its headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany.
EUMETSAT Council underpins international cooperation with China and takes steps to prepare future launches
EUMETSAT, the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites, held its 78th Council meeting in Darmstadt, Germany, on 25 and 26 June.
EUMETSAT welcomes Estonia as 27th Member State
Estonia today became EUMETSAT’s latest Member State, following the signature of the accession agreement on 14 December 2011 and the recent completion of the ratification process.
First International Ocean Colour Science meeting to take place in Darmstadt
The first International Ocean Colour Science (IOCS) meeting will take place in Darmstadt, Germany, on 6-8 May
Metop-B takes over prime operational service
Long-term continuity of vital weather and climate data ensured from polar orbit