SAR-MPC News

In the news section, we will highlight new publications (for instance publication of scientific papers, attendance to conferences at which the end users may attend to presentation of the product performances, publication of new technical reports, etc.


 


Sentinel-1 mission performance and product evolution in Living Planet 2022

Date: 2022-03-21

The status of the Sentinel-1 mission and the product evolutions will be presented during a dedicated session of the Living Planet 2022 symposium.

The Sentinel-1 product users will be able to meet representatives of the SAR Mission Performance Cluster during the

Living Planet Symposium 2022

 


Update of IPF

Date: 2022-03-15

An evolution of the Sentinel-1 processing baseline will be introduced on 23 March for all newly generated products. This evolution features two main items:
 

  • A minor evolution of the Sentinel-1 Level-2 OCN product format, in line with the product format version 3.11. The subject product format specifications are available here together with a set of corresponding sample products.
  • Further to our news of 03 September 2021 the correction of Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) will be applied to IW and EW products.

This evolution will be activated with the deployment of the new instrument processor version 3.5.1.
Products generated after the deployment of this version will tag version 3.5.1 of the operational processor in the corresponding product metadata and will be aligned with the new product format specifications 3.11.


Publication of Annual Performance Report 2021

Date: 2022-03-04

The annual performance report for the Sentinel-1 mission was published on 2022-03-04