Tag Archives: EUMETSAT

SpaceX Lands $97M NASA Contract for Ocean Topography Mission Launch Services

SpaceX has secured a $97 million contract from NASA to launch a satellite that will work to continue a long-term effort to measure the height of the global sea surface. NASA said Friday it expects the Sentinel-6A spacecraft to lift off by November 2020 from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, aboard SpaceX’s Falcon 9 …

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Serco to Manage Operations of 4 European Meteorological Satellites

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 20, 2017 — Serco will provide operations management services to the European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites under a potential nine-year contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said March 13 it will oversee the operations of four EUMETSAT geostationary meteorological satellites and the associated mission control center, ground …

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