Monthly Archives: November 2015

Sentinel-3A on its way

The latest satellite for the European Commission’s Copernicus environmental programme has left Thales Alenia Space in Cannes, France bound for the Plesetsk launch site in Russia and launch late next month. The satellite was placed in the...


Sentinel-3A set for launch

Carrying a suite of instruments to measure Earth’s oceans, land and ice, Sentinel-3A will soon be shipped to the Plesetsk launch site in Russia.


Sentinel-3A in the cleanroom

ESA’s Sentinel-3 Project Manager Bruno Berruti and Thales Alenia’s Project Manager Yvan Baillion join the ‘Earth from Space’ video programme to tell us more about the Sentinel-3A satellite and its mission, at Thales Alenia Space in Cannes,...