The Copernicus Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite delivers promising first altimeter data
Highly accurate measurements are mission’s first reward.
EUMETSAT to exploit ESA-developed launchers and flight operations software
EUMETSAT expresses confidence in the next generation of European launchers.
EUMETSAT takes control of Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich
EUMETSAT to operate crucial ocean-monitoring satellite.
Support grows for Systematic Observations Financing Facility (SOFF)
European meteorological institutions and the World Meteorological Organization back funding initiative to support climate adaptation.
Systems and teams get ready for the launch of Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich
Today, after a comprehensive review, EUMETSAT and the other European and US partners of the Jason-CS/Sentinel-6 programme confirmed readiness of all systems and teams for the launch and operations of the Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich satellite.
EUMETSAT plans transition to Meteosat Third Generation
Meeting on 30 June in virtual configuration, the Council of Europe’s operational satellite agency for weather and climate, EUMETSAT, approved the transition plan from the second to the third generation of Meteosat geostationary satellites for 2022-2026.
EUMETSAT Council appoints Philip Evans as next Director-General
EUMETSAT has appointed Philip Evans as the organisation’s next Director-General for a five-year term, starting on 1 January 2021.