Published: 25 Aug 2006

ESA IPY Data Announcement of Opportunity (AO)

The European Space Agency (ESA) is pleased to announce the opportunity to conduct scientific research and application development in support of the International Polar Year (IPY) 2007-2008, exploiting ESA Earth Observation missions and ESA Third Party Mission (TPM) data. The opportunity is open worldwide; the research geographic area is restricted to Antarctic and Arctic regions (North of the Polar circle) and including Greenland. ESA will provide a limited and agreed amount of ESA and TPM data free of charge to the selected Principal Investigators (PI).

The deadline for submission of proposals is 15 September 2006; more information and proposal submission form can be found at

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