Earth Observation Mission News
Surviving the shaker brings better weather forecasting a step closer
02 July 2019
With the first in the next generation of Meteosat satellites due to be launched in a couple of years, an important milestone has been passed, further paving the way for better weather forecasts – something on which we all rely.
Building on the long-standing partnership between ESA and Eumetsat, the success of both the first generation of Meteosat missions and the current Meteosat Second Generation series, Meteosat Third Generation (MTG) will soon take over the reins of providing critical data from for weather
Image credit: ESA, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO - Meteosat Third Generation