Flight Blackbody Sources, Post launch calibration and data analysis.
To measure sea-surface topography, sea and land surface temperature and ocean and land-surface colour with high-end accuracy and reliability in support of ocean forecasting systems.
16 February 2016 - Sentinel-3A
25 April 2018 - Sentinel-3B
ESA, EUMETSAT, Copernicus, Thales Alenia Space - France, Leornardo, Jena Optronik, ACRI-ST.
Further Project Information
Sentinel-3 (link opens in a new window)
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SLSTR undergoing calibration testing in RAL Space.
Credit: STFC RAL Space