New project on VHR 2018 -

space4environment to provide quality assurance services for VHR 2018


space4environment to provide quality assurance services for VHR 2018

COPERNICUS High Resolution products 2015 (© land.copernicus.eu)

As part of the Copernicus activities, the EC and ESA have awarded a contract to an Airbus-led consortium for the provision of a 2018 Very High Resolution (VHR 2018) satellite image coverage of Europe (project information). In the project space4environment will be responsible for quality controlling the acquired image data to ensure the delivery of optimal quality EO data to EC and the European service industry producing the 2018 Copernicus “Land” products, i.e. the High Resolution Layer or the Local component products.