El Niño: satellites see red
The wild child of the Pacific is shaping up to be a monster this winter, comparable to the 1997-1998 episode and possibly even worse. The story in pictures.News Observation General public, Institutional, Specialist public, Science and technologyDecember 1, 2015
SARAL satellite in orbit
The Indian SARAL satellite was placed into orbit Monday 25 February from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in southern India. The satellite is carrying AltiKa, a new-generation radar...News Observation InstitutionalFebruary 25, 2013
SARAL/AltiKa to enhance understanding of Earth’s...
The French-Indian SARAL/AltiKa altimetry mission is scheduled to launch 25 February from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in southern India. Its goal is to enable closer monitoring...News Observation InstitutionalSeptember 17, 2012
AltiKa - Call for proposals until 15 February
On 15 December 2009, France and India issued a call for proposals from the international scientific community to exploit data from AltiKa, a high-resolution altimeter dedicated to...News Observation InstitutionalJanuary 25, 2010