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Sentinel-1 product format update

13 October 2017

Sentinel-1 users are here reminded that a minor change in the Sentinel-1 product format will occur by the end of 2017/beginning of 2018...

EOLi-SA - New version 9.7.1

12 October 2017

A new version of the Copernicus Client (EOLI-SA/GCL v.9.7.1) is available for download

R&D achievements of the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS)

11 October 2017

Mercator Ocean have pulished a special issue of the Mercator Ocean Journal #56, which focusses on the R&D achievements of the Copernicus Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS).

CDS Infrastructure - Planned maintenance beginning on Thursday 05 October 2017 - Completed

05 October 2017

The maintenance period for the installation of a software upgrade to the CDS system as reported on 02 October 2017 has now been completed. Nominal operations to all affected services have now resumed.

Display Issue in Users Personal Area when using Google Chrome

04 October 2017

A recent update to the Google Chrome browser has caused some compatibility issues in the Users Personal Area. The issue primarily affects the selection from pull down menus in the interface for defining standard data requests and emergency data requests (SPERFs)

CDS Infrastructure - Planned maintenance beginning on Thursday 05 October 2017

02 October 2017

A CDS software upgrade is planned on Thursday 05 October 2017 from 08:00 to 13:00 UTC. During this time, access to the Users Personal Area will be unavailable, including registration and data ordering, for both standard and emergency datasets.

CDS Infrastructure - Planned maintenance on Tuesday 29 August 2017

24 August 2017

A CDS software upgrade is planned on Tuesday 29 August 2017 from 08:00 to 10:00 UTC. During this time, access to the Users Personal Area will be unavailable, including registration and data ordering, for both standard and emergency datasets.

CDS Infrastructure - Planned maintenance beginning on Wednesday 26 July 2017 - Completed

26 July 2017

The maintenance period for the installation of a software upgrade to the CDS system as reported on 21 July 2017 has now been completed. Nominal operations to all affected services have now resumed.

CDS Infrastructure - Planned maintenance beginning on Wednesday 26 July 2017

21 July 2017

A CDS software upgrade is planned on Wednesday 26 July 2017 from 07:00 to 13:00 UTC. During this time, access to the Users Personal Area will be unavailable, including registration and data ordering, for both standard and emergency datasets.

Replacement of 55 EUSI products in VHR_IMAGE_2015

06 July 2017

55 products delivered by EUSI within VHR_IMAGE_2015 are being replaced in the CDS archive due to being delivered to the incorrect dataset.

The list of affected deliveries and their corrected dataset can be found here.

Pleiades Level-1 product deletion for the VHR_IMAGE_2015 dataset

30 June 2017

Following the re-processing of some Pleiades Level 3 data (see relevant news item published on 9 March), we would like to inform users that some Level 1 data have been affected by this change as the DEM used to process the orthorectified data, was also used as part of the production process for Level 1 Pleiades data delivered to the dataset in the period between October and December 2016.

PROBA-V L2A products now available through CSCDA

22 June 2017

VITO and ESA are pleased to announce the new availability of PROBA-V Level 2A products as part of the Copernicus Space Component data offer, to fulfil in particular the requirements of the Copernicus Global Land Service.

Correct display of VHR_IMAGE_2015 L3 National Projection products over Hungary

19 June 2017

It has recently been determined that orthorectified image products supplied to the VHR_IMAGE_2015 dataset in the projection epsg:27300 HD72/EOV over Hungary are not displaying correctly in common image processing software packages, for example ENVI or QGIS. These data products appear to have been flipped and shifted as a result of transposed image co-ordinates.

CDS Infrastructure - Planned maintenance on 26 June 2017 – Single Sign On Update

15 June 2017

A maintenance is planned on Monday 26 June 2017, from 08:00 to 11:00 UTC, to make updates to the Single Sign On service with the following services being unavailable during the time window:

  • Log in to CSCDA system and access to the User's Personal Area
  • Download of EO data via FTP
  • Download of EO data via Copernicus Client EOLiSA/GCL

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Replacement of 11 WorldView-2/WorldView-3 products in VHR_IMAGE_2015

07 June 2017

Eleven products delivered by EUSI within VHR_IMAGE_2015 are being replaced in the CDS archive due to an issue in the metadata. Please note that no quality issue was present in the original products but only in the metadata (footprints contain too many points).

Resourcesat-2 and Cartosat-1 contribution to DWH phase 2

05 June 2017

Further to the completion of the European optical MR1 composites (MR_IMAGE_2015) dataset and their contribution to the HR1/HR2 Optical Worldwide coverage (HR_IMAGE_2015) dataset, GAF AG, contributing mission entity to DWH phase 2, presents in the attached maps the extent of the cloud-free coverage achieved with Resourcesat-2 LISS-III and AWiFS sensors during the last three year's summer ([Apr – Sep]) over Europe, and the availability of Cartosat-1 stereo data worldwide. These data are available through GAF and can be ordered by eligible users within the additional standard datasets.

VHR_IMAGE_2015 data availability update

19 May 2017

As CDS nominal operations have resumed, the upload of large volumes of data within the VHR_IMAGE_2015 dataset have restarted on 15/05/2017. Priority is given to the ingestion of Pleiades reprocessed data that should be completed on 22 May.

Data access nominal operations resumed in CDS infrastructure

12 May 2017

We are pleased to inform users that the issue affecting access to EO data archived in the CDS (see this news item from 11 May, as well as previously published information) has been fully resolved. Users are now able to access EO products via FTP as well as GCL, logging with their SSO account as per normal procedure (see the Data Discovery and Download section of this portal).

CDS infrastructure maintenance on 11 May 2017

10 May 2017

As the work could not be completed within the window allocated on 9 May, a new maintenance activity is scheduled on Thursday 11 May from 7:00 and 11:00 UTC. During this time window, the download of archived EO products (via GCL and FTP) as well as the delivery of new products by Contributing Missions to the CDS will not be possible.

We apologise for the inconvenience caused. The SCI Team remains at your disposal for any clarification you might need.

CDS infrastructure maintenance on 9 May 2017

08 May 2017

Following the news item published on 28 April, in order to further progress on restoring nominal operations, a maintenance activity is scheduled on Tuesday 9 May which requires a service downtime between 11:00 and 17:00 UTC. During this time window, the download of archived EO products (via GCL and FTP) as well as the delivery of new products by Contributing Missions to the CDS will not be possible.

We apologise for the inconvenience caused. The SCI Team remains at your disposal for any clarification you might need.