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Friday, June 13th, 2014

China Put FY-3C Into Operation to Improve Earth Observation

On June 10, the meteorological satellite Fengyun-3C has been put into operation officially which replaced FY-3A to observe in a morning orbit with FY-2B in an afternoon orbit. The operation of FY-3C will realize all-weather, multispectral, quantitative...

Friday, July 26th, 2013

India’s INSAT-3D Weather Satellite Launched Successfully

Arianespace have launched another two satellites - Alphasat and Insat-3D – via their Ariane 5 ECA rocket. Launch from the European Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana was on schedule at the opening of its 79 minute window at...

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Russian Weather Satellite Gives Stunning View of Earth

This stunning image of the Earth, claimed to be the highest-resolution image of the planet taken from space, was produced by the Russian weather satellite Elektro-L. The camera on board the satellite has a reported resolution of...

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Why Do Russian Images of Earth Look So Different from NASA’s?

It was taken by a Russian spacecraft, a new weather satellite called Elektro-L. It’s now orbiting Earth on a geostationary orbit 36,000km above the equator, after being launched on January 20 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome, on board...