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July 29, 2015
First applications from Sentinel-2A
Paris (ESA) Jul 29, 2015
From agricultural monitoring to charting changing lands, early images from Europe's new Sentinel-2A satellite show how the 'colour vision' mission's critical observations can be used to keep us and our planet safe. Launched from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana on 23 June, Sentinel-2A is the second satellite in orbit for Europe's Copernicus environmental monitoring programme. Its multispectral camera will feed land-monitoring applications such as agriculture, inland and coastal waters, and land ... read more

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