Local/regional stations complementing the core X-band and Ka-band station network with the following potential activities.
Definition, specification and generation of data products to complement the set of products provided by the core ground segment, potentially including:
Note: These activities are mainly foreseen for collaborative entities interested in specific ESA support such as provision of dedicated access links to core products, advertising, host processing, mutual cal/val support, access to collaborative product through GSC catalogue, etc.
Particular regional or thematic data access nodes and mechanisms, potentially including:
Development of particular innovative tools or 'apps' by and for the general public.
Complementary support to calibration and validation activities.