Launched in:1995
Out of service since:2011
Repeat cycle:35 days
Orbit height:785 km
Orbit type:Sun Synchronous
Organisation: ESA
Retired in July 2011

ERS-2 websites


ATSR Project
ESA Earth Online - ERS mission
ESA - ERS overview
DLR - World Data Center Atmosphere

Data ordering

DLR - EOWEB Geoportal (EGP)
Alaska Satellite Facility
Sovzond - Russia
ESA - ERS-1/2 ATSR - 3rd reprocessing dataset
ESA online archives
ESA/CNES - BRAT: Broadview Radar Altimetry Toolbox
ESA - ENVISAT and ERS missions - Data Access Guide
KNMI Data Centre
ESA Earth Online - Data access
CNES Aviso - Products guide
ESA - Online dissemination

On Board Sensors

AMI (Active Microwave)
ATSR-2 (Along Track Scanning Radiometer)
GOME (Global Ozone Monitoring Experiment)
MWR (Microwave Radiometer)
RA (Radio Altimeter)