On 27 May 2014 Europe’s Copernicus programme Sentinel-5 Precursor satellite passed an important milestone on its mission to monitor global air quality and provide data on trace gases and aero
The first documents for Europe’s MetOp Second Generation (MetOp SG) weather satellite mission were signed on 20 May 2014 by representatives from ESA and Airbus Defence and Space at the Berlin
The EU maintains diplomatic relations with nearly all countries in the world.
The Copernicus Emergency Management Service (EMS) is celebrating its two year anniversary after becoming fully operational in April 2012.
ESA has successfully launched the first satellite for the Copernicus program – Sentinel 1.
On 12 March 2014, the European Parliament adopted the Regulation of Copernicus, the European Union's Earth Observation Programme.
The French government has announced to release free of charge satellite images from its Spot optical Earth Observation data archive as part of the country’s contribution to the Global Earth O
ESA is moving ahead with the development of their next-generation satellite communication platform - Neosat.
NASA satellite data shows the recent weather divergences on Earth - particularly in North America and Europe.
What happens with satellites when they finish their mission? Staying in orbit may pose a threat to other spacecraft, so now scientists are testing safe ways to deorbit ageing satellites.
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