Berlin, Germany, Nov. 20, 2013—BlackBridge’s RapidEye products are an active part of the Sentinel-2 project from the European Space Agency (ESA). The RapidEye data, provided free of charge, simulates the Sentinel-2 frequency and will support further development of Sentinel-2 applications.
Sentinel-2, in cooperation with external support, has access to impressive multi-temporal and multi-sensor datasets that create unprecedented coverage to support the mission’s activities in agriculture, wetland and coastal monitoring, food security and forest monitoring. To see the RapidEye data sets, please visit http://goo.gl/CAA3X4, and for more information about Sentinel-2 please visit http://due.esrin.esa.int/s2t5.php .
BlackBridge is focused on providing end to end solutions across the geospatial value chain. This includes satellite operations, ground station services, data center and geocloud solutions, and worldwide satellite imagery distribution through over 100 BlackBridge partners, combined with the creation of value added products and services.