TITLE

Eumetsat Gets Ready for MetOp Launch

PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Satellite Today;4/10/2006, Vol. 5 Issue 66, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Eumetsat has declared the first operational meteorological satellite of the EPS mission, MetOp, ready for shipment to the Baikonour Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The satellite will provide global data that significantly improves forecasts of severe weather and disaster mitigation and will also contribute to the monitoring of the climate and the environment.
ACCESSION #
20522568

 

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