European satellite control centre of the future unveiled in Darmstadt
Friday, 30 November 2018
Europe’s most modern satellite control centre has been unveiled at the Darmstadt headquarters of EUMETSAT, the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites.
EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference to focus on Baltic and Nordic challenges
Wednesday, 12 September 2018
The requirements and challenges for satellite weather and climate monitoring in high latitudes will feature at the EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference in Tallinn next week.
Wednesday, 05 September 2018
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EUMETSAT approves funding for storage of recurrent MTG satellites, new cooperation agreements with ESA and China and elects new Chairman
Friday, 06 July 2018
Meeting in Oslo, Norway, this week, the EUMETSAT Council approved funding for industrial activities required by EUMETSAT for the long term storage of the four Meteosat Third Generation (MTG)...
Space agencies cooperate to meet global meteorological Earth observation needs
Wednesday, 04 July 2018
The Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites has agreed a framework for assessing its contributions of satellite observations to the WMO’s plans for a global integrated system of Earth...
How to transform litter into a camera
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Concern for the local environment combined with an interest in space and a dash of creativity could bring some great rewards for 11 to 18-year-olds through a new competition launched by EUMETSAT.
EUMETSAT, DLR become co-chairs of International Disasters Charter
Thursday, 19 April 2018
EUMETSAT and the German Aerospace Centre, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), have this week taken on the role of co-chairs of the International Charter on Space and Major Disasters.
EUMETSAT appoints Cristian Bank as Director of Programmes
Friday, 26 January 2018
The European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) has appointed Cristian Bank, CEO of the Danish company Rovsing, as Director of Programme Preparation and...
EUMETSAT takes steps to extend Meteosat and EPS operations and approves ground segment contracts for next generation systems
Wednesday, 06 December 2017
At its 88th session, the EUMETSAT Council agreed to exploit the Meteosat second generation (MSG) and EUMETSAT Polar System (EPS) satellite systems for another seven years and opened the votes...
Ocean TEDx Event @EUMETSAT
Thursday, 16 November 2017
Under the motto “Decoding the blue dot”, EUMETSAT will host a TEDx event tonight, organised by the local RheinMain TEDx group.
How space agencies are rising to the climate challenge
Tuesday, 10 October 2017
Climate scientists and representatives from space agencies and industry are gathering in Toulouse, France, this week to discuss the importance, and challenges, of monitoring the Earth’s climate...
Sentinel-3 OLCI and SLSTR Level 2 Products now fully operational
Tuesday, 04 July 2017
On 5 July, the stream of Copernicus Sentinel-3 data available from EUMETSAT will reach its full complement when the Level-2 products from the Ocean and Land Colour Instrument (OLCI) and Sea...
The International Ocean Colour Science meeting advances new capabilities for global ocean colour observations in the Copernicus era
Monday, 15 May 2017
The third international ocean colour science meeting convened by the International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG) in partnership with EUMETSAT, the European Space Agency (ESA) and the...
EUMETSAT and China National Space Administration sign framework agreement
Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Today, Alain Ratier, Director-General of EUMETSAT and Wu Yanhua, Vice Administrator of the China National Space Administration (CNSA) signed an agreement that provides the policy framework for the...