Upcoming events

August 24, 2020

Calgary, Canada ,
24 August 2020 — 29 August 2020

September 21, 2020

SPIE Europe’s Remote Sensing symposium
EICC in Edinburgh , United Kingdom
21 September 2020 — 24 September 2020

September 28, 2020

ESA Phi-week
Frascati , Italy
28 September 2020 —  2 October 2020

October 08, 2020

Copernicus Industry Workshop
Brussels , Belgium
8 October 2020

October 13, 2020

13 October 2020 — 15 October 2020

October 18, 2020

18 October 2020 — 21 October 2020

October 20, 2020

Tunis, Tunisia ,
20 October 2020 — 22 October 2020

October 26, 2020

Kigali, Rwanda ,
26 October 2020 — 30 October 2020

November 02, 2020

Port Elizabeth ,
2 November 2020 —  5 November 2020

December 07, 2020

European Space Week
Bonn , Germany
7 December 2020 — 11 December 2020
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News Resources

Space: a key asset for Europe

A new set of ESA online brochures entitled Space: a key asset for Europe to face global challenges explains how space programmes fuel the creation of innovative capabilities, knowledge and technology, boost our economic growth, improve the lives of Europeans, are a fundamental tool for protecting the Earth environment as well as for our security and preparing for the future – making space a key asset for Europe.

Oceansat-2 payloads are providing good quality data

All the three payloads on-board the Oceansat-2, namely Ocean Colour Monitor, Scatterometer, and Radio Occultation Sounder for Atmospheric Studies, have been successfully turned on and are providing good quality data.

Research breakthrough will lead to more accurate weather forecasts

More accurate global weather forecasts and a better understanding of climate change are in prospect thanks to a breakthrough by engineers at Queen’s University Belfast’s Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology (ECIT).

NASA's Earth Observatory: A Decade of Earth Science On Display

by Kathryn Hansen, Washington DC (SPX) May 01, 2009

DMC free imagery (UKDMC2 and Deimos-1) for Science offer Extended

Due to popular demand DMCii has extended the proposal deadline for the free imagery for Science until 30th of April 2009.

e2v's CCD image sensor going onboard Pleiades Earth observation satellite has outperformed

The e2v CCD (Charge Coupled Device) image sensors fitted to the instrument of CNES (Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales) Pleiades Earth observation satellite have delivered best performance exceeding the original specification.

'Supermodel' satellite set to fly

_By Jonathan Amos, Science reporter, BBC News

Satellite to Study Global-Warming Gases Lost in Space

Feb. 24 (Bloomberg) — A satellite launched from California failed to reach orbit today, crashing into the sea near Antarctica and dooming a $273 million mission to study global- warming gases.

Regional aspects of FP7 - new site!

This new site is built around a powerful, map-based project search for Research Potential and Regions of Knowledge projects funded under FP7, including options for drilling down to the regional level within a country, displaying all the partners in a country or region, and displaying the details of any individual project.

A Bridge Over Troubled Geospatial Data - and best practice for INSPIRE

Written by Steven Ramage and Dave Lovell
Wednesday, 04 February 2009 from V1

NOAA-N Prime Environmental Satellite Launched

A new environmental satellite that will improve weather forecasting and monitor environmental events around the world soared into space after a picture-perfect launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.

SWIFT E-News n°3 - 2nd February 2009

This E-News, which replaces the GMES E-News, is published by the SWIFT project whose aim is to support information dissemination in the framework of the European Commission GMES initiative.
SWIFT is a Coordination and Support Action funded by the European Commission / Directorate General Enterprise and Industry under the 7th Framework Programme.

UN Treaties and Principles on Outer Space

The latest version of United Nations Treaties and Principles on Outer Space, ST/SPACE/11/Rev.2 is now available on the UNOOSA Website in all official languages of the UN.

OGC requests comments on Earth Observation standard

The members of the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) have submitted a Request for Comments (RFC) on
version 0.2.2 of the Earth Observation (EO) Products Extension Package for ebRIM (ISO/TS 15000-3) Profile of CSW 2.0 (OGC document 06-131).

Europe's eye in the sky provides cities with tools for smart development

European cities need reliable and comparable urban planning information for safe, sustainable and prosperous development.

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