Meteosat News


Mission Press Releases

  • Contract signed for Meteosat Third Generation lightning instruments
    European Space Agency - Thursday, February 7, 2013
    Posted on: 2/7/2013 6:19:35 PM PDT

  • MSG-3 satellite ready to continue weather-monitoring service
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, March 7, 2012
    Posted on: 3/7/2012 5:57:46 PM PDT

  • ESA's blogging astronauts on the road to space
    European Space Agency - Friday, February 24, 2012
    Posted on: 2/24/2012 4:54:24 PM PDT

  • A new generation of meteorological satellites
    European Space Agency - Friday, February 24, 2012
    Posted on: 2/24/2012 4:53:28 PM PDT

  • MSG ground controllers plug into satellite for live test
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, February 8, 2012
    Posted on: 2/8/2012 4:33:16 PM PDT

  • Weather satellite sets new service record
    European Space Agency - Sunday, February 7, 2010
    Posted on: 2/7/2010 7:27:03 PM PDT

  • Keeping an eye on the weather - 30 years of Meteosat
    European Space Agency - Friday, November 23, 2007
    Posted on: 11/23/2007 10:06:14 AM PDT

  • Europe to launch its first polar-orbiting weather satellite
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, July 11, 2006
    Posted on: 7/11/2006 1:54:44 PM PDT

  • MetOp joins Fregat upper-stage
    European Space Agency - Friday, July 7, 2006
    Posted on: 7/7/2006 9:21:14 PM PDT

  • MetOp-A gets green light for 17 July launch date
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, June 27, 2006
    Posted on: 6/27/2006 10:09:19 PM PDT

  • MSG-2 will advance long-term monitoring of Earth's energy balance
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, December 21, 2005
    Posted on: 12/21/2005 12:20:17 PM PDT

  • MSG-2 in position for tonight's launch
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, December 21, 2005
    Posted on: 12/21/2005 12:18:59 PM PDT

  • Meteosat Second Generation-2: watch the launch live
    European Space Agency - Wednesday, December 14, 2005
    Posted on: 12/14/2005 12:04:06 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • MSG-2 first image
    European Space Agency - January 28, 2006
    Posted on: 1/28/2006 10:05:21 AM PDT