Tag: insideeumetsat

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

Life as a Training Officer at EUMETSAT

Federico Fierli works as a Training Officer at EUMETSAT. Although he hasn’t been with the organisation for very long, Federico has already been busy organising events for the year with his fellow trainers, acted as mentor at our Hackathon in Helsinki last...

/ 30 March 2019

Balance for Better? We certainly think so!

EUMETSAT is proud to support International Women's Day and are especially happy to get behind this year's theme: #BalanceforBetter.

/ 8 March 2019

Metop-C – where is it now?

EUMETSAT’s polar-orbiting satellite Metop-C is now flying in its final operating orbit, in a tri-star constellation with Metop-A and –B, after a recent series of manoeuvres.

/ 27 November 2018

Metop-C – on the launch pad and ready to go

Metop-C is now safely encapsulated inside the fairing atop the Soyuz launcher and waiting on the launch pad in Kourou.

/ 6 November 2018

Metop-C – what happens after lift-off?

Launching a spacecraft into orbit is something that ignites the public’s imagination.

/ 31 October 2018

On-ground preparation for three satellites in orbit

In previous blogs, it has been mentioned that once launched, Metop-C will fly in a “tri-star” constellation with its sibling spacecraft, Metop-A and –B.

/ 25 October 2018

Metop – still state-of-the-art, 30 years on

In previous blogs, we’ve explained the unprecedented positive impact the data from Metop satellites have had on the accuracy of weather forecasting.

/ 22 October 2018