Earth Observation Mission News
Sentinel-3 mission now delivering data at full capacity
15 July 2019
The Sentinel-3 satellites: Sentinel-3A and –3B are a part of the European Union's Earth Observation Copernicus Programme, working in tandem to deliver crucial satellite data from space.
The constellation officially began routine operations on 20 March 2019 when marine product services from Sentinel-3B became fully operational and data from the Ocean & Land Colour Instrument (OLCI) on board were made publicly available to users.
Image credit: Copernicus - Artist's impression of Sentinel-3