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ESA: Ariane 5's sixth launch in 2012

On 10 November, an Ariane 5 launcher lifted off from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana on its mission to place two telecommunications satellites, Eutelsat-21B and Star One-C3, into their planned

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Wed, 14/11/2012 - 10:21

ESA Satellites keep an eye on Dutch dikes

In the Netherlands, local authorities are looking to satellite observations as a promising option for dike monitoring and to protect against dike failures.

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Wed, 24/10/2012 - 11:01

Beta Version of EOPages launched

The Earth Observation (EO) value added Industry is quickly evolving. It has a pool of resources and services which must be organized, catalogued and presented in a unified tool.

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Tue, 31/07/2012 - 09:02

Understanding Risk Forum: Importance of satellite data stressed

The risk of natural disasters can be reduced by understanding our environment and the fundamental forces that shape it.

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Thu, 19/07/2012 - 16:26

ESA Call for study proposals: Improving disaster response capacity

Volontario anti-incendi boschivi – Protezione Civile di Modena: foto di Roberto

ESA's Integrated and Telecommunications related Applications Department (IAP) launched an open competitive Invita

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Tue, 17/07/2012 - 11:05

ESA hands over weather satellite for operations

ESA's weather satellite MSG-3 has smoothly traveled 36 000 km above the Equator. The satellite is now nearly in its geostationary orbit, drifting slowly east toward its final orbit position.

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Tue, 17/07/2012 - 09:35

IGARSS 2012 - "Remote Sensing for a Dynamic Earth"

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Fri, 01/06/2012
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22/07/2012 - 27/07/2012
International Congress Center
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German Space Agency (DLR)
European Space Agency (ESA)


Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS)

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The German Space Agency (DLR) and the European Space Agency (ESA) are organizing the 32nd International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS 2012) jointly with the Geoscience and Remote


Eumetsat joins the International Charter

The European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites – Eumetsat – formally became the newest member of the International Charter ‘Space and Major Disasters’ on 5 July.

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Fri, 06/07/2012 - 16:20

ESA: SMOS satellite measurements improved

Over a dozen radio signals that have hindered data collection on ESA’s SMOS water mission have been switched off.

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Fri, 06/07/2012 - 09:07

ESA: End of mission for navigation satellite GIOVE-A

With the initial satellites of the Galileo constellation working well in orbit, ESA decided to end the mission of its pioneering GIOVE-A navigation satellite.

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Wed, 04/07/2012 - 09:23