Passing of an Earth science champion
Thursday, 06 August 2020
Dr Michael Freilich, the former Director of NASA’s Earth Science Division, passed away on 5 August.
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Information on measures taken at EUMETSAT in the context of the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
EUMETSAT Council appoints Philip Evans as next Director-General
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Darmstadt, 2 July, 2020 – The Council of Europe’s operational satellite agency for weather and climate, EUMETSAT, has appointed Philip Evans as the organisation’s next Director-General for a...
16th International Workshop on Greenhouse Gas Measurements from Space
Wednesday, 03 June 2020
Jointly organised by EUMETSAT, ESA, the ECMWF, and the European Commission’s Copernicus Programme, the first, virtual IWGGMS is taking place as planned on 02 - 05 June.
EUMETSAT redistributes novel, real-time wind data to probe the weather community on the value of a possible operational Doppler Lidar mission
Tuesday, 12 May 2020
Today, EUMETSAT started to make novel observations about the vertical distribution of wind available to national meteorological services for use in weather forecasting.
Be a part of the EGU2020: Sharing Geoscience Online events
Monday, 27 April 2020
With the official cancellation of the annual European Geophysical Union (EGU) General Assembly originally scheduled to take place on 04-08 May in Vienna, we are pleased to announce that all is not...
Solidarity and skill triumph over devastation of earthquake, pandemic
Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Accurate weather forecasts are critically important for community safety, particularly during times of crisis.
The story behind the decision to rename a satellite
Monday, 03 February 2020
Naming a satellite after a person – other than historical or mythical figures – is a very rare occurrence.
2018 ANNUAL REPORT NOW AVAILABLE
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
EUMETSAT’s 2018 Annual Report is now available to view and download.
EUMETSAT will open pilot big data services to all users in Autumn 2019
Tuesday, 02 July 2019
The EUMETSAT Council has agreed to open four pilot 'big data' services to all users of the organisation’s meteorological and climate data in Autumn 2019.
EUMETSAT, Japanese space agency to cooperate on greenhouse gas monitoring
Tuesday, 14 May 2019
EUMETSAT and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) today signed an agreement which will result in the agencies working closely together to monitor greenhouse gases in the Earth’s...
EUMETSAT Director-General visits Turkey
Thursday, 18 April 2019
EUMETSAT Director-General Alain Ratier met with two Ministers from the Government of Turkey during a visit to Ankara today.
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.