Release of TROPOMI Level 1 and Level 2 sample data products to expert users via the Sentinel-5 Precursor Expert Users Data Hub.
19 April 2018
The Level 1B processor (V1.0) developed by KNMI (with support by SRON) has been activated in the PDGS.
24 April 2018
The In Orbit Commissioning Review (IOCR) took place at ESRIN, marking the end of the Sentinel-5 Precursor Commissioning Phase.
25 April 2018
Start of the Sentinel-5 Precursor ramp-up phase with a planned duration of 8 months
30 April 2018
The TROPOMI instrument started measuring in nominal operations baseline with a 360 orbit repeat cycle.
09 May 2018
The Level 2 processors (V1.0) developed by KNMI (supported by SRON), and DLR (supported by BIRA/IASB and RAL) have been activated in the PDGS.
25-26 June 2018
The "First Sentinel-5 Precursor Products Release Workshop" took place at ESRIN where Calibration/Validation (Cal/Val) results were presented for: Level 1B radiance/irradiance (Offline–OFFL production), Ozone (Near Real Time–NRT production), Carbon Monoxide (OFFL production), Nitrogen Dioxide (NRT & Offline production), Aerosol Index and Clouds information (NRT & Offline production).
Nitrogen Dioxide from Sentinel-5P Credit: Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2018), processed by KNMI
17 October 2018
Second public release of Copernicus Sentinel-5 Precursor products (Sulphur Dioxide (NRT), Formaldehyde (NRT), Total Ozone (Offline)).
Formaldehyde measurements gathered by the Copernicus Sentinel-5P mission between January and August 2018. Credit: Contains modified Copernicus data (2018), processed by BIRA–IASB/DLR
05 December 2018
The Copernicus Atmosphere Monitoring Service (CAMS), which is implemented by the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) on behalf of the European Union, is now including near-realtime Sentinel-5P ozone data in their daily analysis and forecast system.
Measurements of atmospheric ozone from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite.
Copyright: contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2018), processed by DLR/BIRA
01 March 2019
Third public release of Copernicus Sentinel-5 Precursor products (Methane (Offline), Tropospheric Ozone (Offline)).
Atmospheric methane mapped by the Copernicus Sentinel-5P mission over wetlands in Nigeria between November 2018 and February 2019.
Copyright: contains modified Copernicus data (2018–19), processed by SRON
05 March 2019
Successful Sentinel-5 Precursor Routine Operations Readiness Review Meeting at ESRIN. End of ramp-up phase and start of routine operations phase.