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2016 Atmospheric Training Course

The 2016 Dragon cooperation Advanced Training Course on Atmospheric Remote Sensing will take place from 24 to 29 October 2016 and will be hosted by Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, P.R. China. To apply, visit the website.

2016 Dragon Symposium

The 2016 Dragon 3 Final Results and Dragon 4 KO Symposium will take place from 4 to 8 July 2016 in Wuhan, PRC. The Dragon 3 teams will present their final results and the selected Dragon 4 teams will present their research plans for the next 4 years.

MOOC on Climate Monitoring

Explore our planet from space and learn how Earth observation is used to monitor climate change, with this free Massive Open Online Course, which starts on 30 November 2015.

Dragon 4 AO: Call for proposals

The Dragon 4 Cooperation Call for proposals is now closed. This call relates to science and application development exploiting Chinese, Copernicus Sentinels, ESA and Third Party Missions EO data.

Minimize Access to ESA EO data

1. ESA & TPM data freely available on-line

Access for registered users (with EO-SSO account)

Once registered, repeat steps A & B above

2. Restrained ESA & TPM data (via EOLI-SA using your dragon 3 account)

  • Download at EOLI-SA
  • Login to EOLI-SA
  • Identify scenes required
  • Place your order
Minimize Access to Chinese EO data

1. Download by internet following registration

  • A. FY 2 and 3 satellite data, register at: NSMC
  • B. CBERS-01/02 and HJ-1A/1B (/1C when operational) satellite data, register for Chinese users at: CRESDA
  • C. HY-1 B & HY-2, register for Chinese & international users:
    NSOAS Home
    NSOAS Products

2. Data ordering by NRSCC

  • Providing data requests to NRSCC Dragon office for ordering the following Chinese EO data (email:
    • Beijing-1 (and 2 when operational)
    • CO2 mission (when operational)