Wolfgang Wagner was elected member of the Sentinel-1 Mission Advisory Group

Sentinel-1 will be Europe's first operational C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) mission, consisting of up to four satellites with the first satellite planned to be launched in 2014. It will be developed and operated by the European Space Agency (ESA) in cooperation with the European Commission within the framework of the Global Monitoring of Environment and Security (GMES) programme. The task of the Mission Advisory Group (MAG) will be to support and advice ESA on all aspects related to the operation and usage of Sentinel-1. Learn more about Sentinel-1 at ESA's GMES website:

 April 4, 2011