Meteosat


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Meteosat:

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(ESA), multinational agency dedicated to the promotion, for exclusively peaceful purposes, of cooperation among European states in space research and technology.
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Automatic classification of clouds on METEOSAT imagery: application to high-level clouds, Journal of Applied Meteorology 21: 401-412.
Thales Alenia Space continues to work for the environment as prime contractor for Meteosat Third Generation (MTG) satellites on behalf of the European Space Agency (ESA) and Eumetsat, and the SWOT oceanography satellite for French space agency CNES, as well as through decisive contributions to ESA's Copernicus program.
The STT also receives high-resolution imagery from a variety of geostationary satellites, including GOES, METEOSAT, and GMS.
We have been working hard to get into the METEOSAT III meteorological ground segment business with EUMETSAT.
From an orbital position at 0 degrees Longitude above the Gulf of Guinea, the three Meteosat Second Generation satellites will provide a regular flow of highly accurate data for the next 15 years.
The Sentinel 4 instrument is hosted onthe Meteosat Third Generation (MTG) platform.
Large satellite antennas bring in data directly from the GOES, METEOSAT and GMS meteorological satellites.
Space UNiT will be used by the European Meteorological Satellite Organization (EUMETSAT) for the Meteosat Second Generation control facility, by the European Telecommunications Satellite Organization (EUTELSAT) for its constellation of telecommunications satellites, and by the U.
Thales Alenia Space has signed a contract with the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) for the ground segment of the Meteosat Third Generation (MTG) program.
Following Flight 76 and including the latest launch contracts for the Meteosat Second Generation satellite and the Swedish telecommunications and DBS satellite SIRIUS 2, Arianespace's backlog now stands at 40 satellites to be launched.
Contract Awarded for Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) for the ground segment of the Meteosat Third Generation (MTG) program