Lift-off: Successful Senitnel-3 launch

The third ESA-developed satellite carrying four Earth-observing instruments was launched today, ready to provide a ‘bigger picture’ for Europe’s Copernicus environment programme. Please see the ESA press release here.

Within the sope of Sentinel-3 Jena-Optronik is responsible for the opto-mechanical structure, subsystems, telescope andscan systems of for Sentinel-3 SLSTR instrument (Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer).

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