Category: Satellites

Programmes, instrumentation and breakthroughs in Spacecraft design

2019 – Another record-breaking year for our planet

It’s been impossible to ignore the headlines over the summer, bringing news of scorching temperatures, devastating wildfires and worrying predictions for the future of our planet.

/ 22 August 2019

A closer look at Satellite Application Facilities with SAF Network Manager, Lothar Schüller

Meet Lothar Schüller. Lothar’s role at EUMETSAT is "Satellite Application Facility (SAF) Network Manager" - what’s a SAF, you say? Lothar reveals all during our chat.

/ 12 August 2019

Exploring the data archive with Lothar Wolf at EUMETSAT

Lothar Wolf has been working as Data Service Competence Area Manager at EUMETSAT for over 15 years.

/ 1 June 2019

Using satellites for climate research

For the past 20 years, the DWD (Deutscher Wetterdienst – the German National Meteorological Service) has been working with a group of experts, using satellite data to monitor the climate and to record changes. The Satellite Application Facility on Climate...

/ 28 May 2019

EUMETSAT to host first ever Copernicus ‘Eyes on Earth’ Roadshow

The world we live in requires us to have our eyes open at all times – and well-focused on Earth – so that we can leave the best possible planet for the future generations. A great part of that includes...

/ 24 May 2019

Relive the experience of the Atmosphere MOOC

All course material is now accessible through a new website

/ 22 May 2019

EUMETSAT attends 2019 Living Planet Symposium

Last week, Milan welcomed thousands of scientists, educators, industry experts and students to the city for the triennial “Living Planet Symposium” event, held at the MiCo – Milano Congressi exhibition space.

/ 21 May 2019

2019 EUMETSAT fellows make their mark at ECMWF

Each year, EUMETSAT opens up a limited number of fellowships for early-career scientists in order to engage the younger research community and to promote the use of our satellite data. These fellowships are hosted at various institutions across Europe, including...

/ 24 April 2019