Home NEWS This Is What The Costa Concordia Rescue Looked Like From Space
« Home »
Aug 1st, 2014 Comments: 0

NEWS This Is What The Costa Concordia Rescue Looked Like From Space

Plurk
Share this

space

After two years, the Costa Concordia was finally righted, refloated and towed to the safe harbours of Genoa. This is what the rescue mission looked like from the European Space Agency’s new Sentinel-1A satellite.

The Sentinel-1A is in fact the first satellite launched as part of Europe’s Copernicus environment monitoring programme: it’s brand new, and being used to surveil the marine environment, so it was perfect for keeping track of the Costa Concordia.

NEWS
This Is What The Costa Concordia Rescue Looked Like From Space
Publication

Leave a Reply