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ESA has maintained that its Sentinal-1A satellite, which had a successful launch on Thursday, will help European citizens, policymakers and service providers get unprecedented access to key environmental data on a regular basis.
The first satellite for Europe’s new environmental monitoring programme is being put through some pretty harsh treatment to make sure that it can cope with the huge temperature changes as it orbits Earth.
An important milestone has been reached for ESA’s Sentinel-3 mission.
Space debris came into focus last week at the International Astronautical Congress in Naples, Italy.
Controllers from the European Space Agency (ESA) have lost communication with the space agency's flagship Earth observation mission known as Envisat.
Our view of Earth is set to become even sharper with new instruments to be carried on ESA's Sentinel-3 satellites.
ESA Member States have unanimously voted to extend the Envisat mission through to 2013.
Ten years and 52,289 orbits on from its launch, the Earth Observation mission of ESA's ERS-2 satellite continues with all instruments functioning well. A growing global network of ground stations is receiving data from the veteran spacecraft.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.