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Claus Zehner, European Space Agency, ESRIN, Italy.
Neil Fletcher, EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany.

The recent ash clouds from Iceland’s Eyjafjälla volcano grounded hundreds of flights across Europe causing travel chaos and costing the European airline industry billions of Euros. The volcanic ash, which caused such turmoil in European airspace, was monitored using both satellite and ground based technologies. To take stock of what has been learned about ash cloud detection, monitoring…

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No Print Copies of the GRS Magazine in 2016

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NASA-ISRO SAR Mission Applications Workshop

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NASA-ISRO SAR Mission Applications Workshop: Linking The Applied Science Community to Mission Data

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UK 3D mapping data to be made freely available to app developers by Environment Agency

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Seeking new J-STARS Editor-in-Chief

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The Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS) seeks a new Editor in Chief (EIC) for its Journal…

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NASA‐ISRO SAR Mission Applications Workshop

May 30, 2014

NASA‐ISRO SAR Mission Applications Workshop:
Linking Mission Goals to Societal Benefit

When: October 28‐29, 2014

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SAR Lecture Series

May 28, 2014

Radar and SAR Systems for airborne and space-based surveillance and reconnaissance

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6th International Summer School on Radar/SAR

March 18, 2014

One of Europe’s most renowned radar institutes Fraunhofer FHR cordially invites you to join us for our…

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Call for Nominations: GRSS Administrative Committee

March 10, 2014
The Nominations Committee calls upon our membership to nominate members to serve on the GRSS Administrative Committee…

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GRSS Bylaws (updated July 19, 2013)

The changes to the GRSS Bylaws shown below were approved by the Administrative Committee (AdCom) at a meeting on July…

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