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European Meteorological Satellites and EUMETSAT

  • Su-Yin Tan
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Space Development book series (BRIEFSSPACE)

Abstract

This chapter provides an overview of European meteorological satellites and related ground systems, which help to deliver reliable and cost-efficient data, images, and products to the region. An historical overview is presented of satellites that were previously launched, as well as how meteorological satellite systems are currently established, maintained, and coordinated in Europe.

Keywords

Microwave Europe Ozone Fishing Global Navigation Satellite System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dept. of Geography and Environmental MgtUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada

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