Members

The baseline for holding a CGMS Membership covers:

  • Current and prospective developers and operators of meteorological satellites;
  • WMO, because of its unique role as representative of the world meteorological data user community, and other programmes jointly supported by WMO and other international agencies;
  • Space agencies operating R&D satellites contributing to WMO programmes.

Organisation

Accession

CMA

China Meteorological Administration 1989

CNES

Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales 2004

CNSA

China National Space Administration 2006

ESA

The European Space Agency 2003

EUMETSAT

EUMETSAT 1987

IMD

India Meteorological Department 1979

IOC-UNESCO

Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission - UNESCO 2001

ISRO

Indian Space Research Organisation 2015

JAXA

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 2003

JMA

Japan Meteorological Agency 1972

KMA

Korea Meteorological Administration 2005

NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration 2003

NOAA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 1972

ROSCOSMOS

Russian Federal Space Agency 2003

ROSHYDROMET

Russian Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring 1973

WMO

World Meteorological Organization 1973