Earth Observation Missions
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina formed in the Atlantic, construction of NASA's next-generation hurricane-observing satellite mission now is underway in Texas.
Research and Applications
20 August 2015
Much of the European continent has been affected by severe drought in June and July 2015, one of the worst since the drought and heat wave of summer of 2003, according to the latest report by the JRC's European Drought Observatory (EDO).
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19 August 2015
A cache of critical cargo stowed inside a solar-powered Japanese resupply freighter is speeding toward a rendezvous with the International Space Station after a successful launch Wednesday.
15 - 17 March 2016
Organisations: European Space Agency (ESA) / SatCen / JRC / IAC / PCTT
Location: Auditorio de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
The objective of this conference is to bring together researchers, engineers and users working in the area of Big Data from Space.
The main objectives of the conference are:
EO Missions Database
Visit the eoPortal database to find out about spaceborne EO missions and sensors to discover more about past, operational and future missions. This is complemented with detailed articles of airborne sensors.
This database is based on the book of Herbert J. Kramer Observation of the Earth and its Environments and describes over 600 missions in detail. Online updated version of "Earth Observation History of Technical Introduction" available as of January 02, 2017.