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Contract signed for Vega launch the ESA Biomass satellite
For Earth observation
Arianespace and the European Space Agency (ESA) have announced today the closing of the contract to launch the Biomass Earth observation satellite with Vega.The Earth Explorer Biomass mission will provide global maps of the amount of carbon stored in forests worldwide, mainly through the analysis of carbon dioxide release due to fossil fuels consumption and deforestation. Biomass also will provide...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency