The Sentinel-3 validation team (S3VT) is jointly convened by ESA and EUMETSAT under a rolling Announcement of Opportunity.
The S3VT assist the agencies in the scientific validation of mission products and services during the CAL/VAL and operational phases.
The general goal with the team is:
“To engage world‐class expertise and activities, through mutual benefit collaboration, that support the implementation of the Sentinel‐3 validation activities and ensure the best possible outcomes for the Sentinel‐3 Mission”.
The S3VT consists of four subgroups: Temperature, Ocean Colour, Altimetry and Land Surfaces.
To become a member of S3VT please respond to the announcement of opportunity.
Marine Services Overview
EUMETSAT provides marine data, products and support services to the Copernicus information services and user communities.
Delivering Earth observation data services to Copernicus from the Sentinel satellites, Metop and Meteosat missions, and the ocean-monitoring Jason-2 and Jason-3 satellites.
Quality and Monitoring
EUMETSAT monitoring of mission performance, data quality and product validation for the Copernicus missions.