ESA will use this agreement to get Australia’s scientific expertise. The agreement focuses on the collaboration between Australian and European researchers in the evaluation of satellite data for use in Australia, while jointly developing new applications and space technologies for future satellites. The cooperation is expected to improve the calibration and validation of Earth observation data over Australia and improve the data quality of ESA’s missions.
CSIRO teams up with Europe’s Earth observation community
ESA and Australia’s CSIRO national research organisation have signed an agreement that’ll help Australia get better access to information from Europe’s Earth observation satellites.