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History

  1. 2015.11

    The Satellite development team had been established

  2. 2014.11

    ISO/IEC 20000 IT Service Management Certification

    09

    Kick-off the project of GK-2A ground segment development

  3. 2013.12

    "Best Family Friendly Management" organization certificated by Ministry of Gender Equality and Family

    08

    Official operation as a WMO/DCPC

  4. 2012.04

    Space weather forecasting and warning service

    04

    Donation ceremony of the SriLanka COMS data reception and analysis system

  5. 2011.08

    Revised National Meteorological Satellite Center (3 Division, 43 people)

    04

    Start a fully operational satellite cholian

  6. 2010.06

    COMS Launch

  7. 2009.04

    Newly established the National Meteorological Satellite Center (3 teams, 43 people)

  8. 2008.08

    Completed headquarters building for National Meteorological Satellite Center, terminated reception from Meteosat-7

  9. 2007.03

    Meteorological Satellite Dept. of the Forecasting Division was reorganized into the Earth Environment Satellite Dept. within the Meteorological Technology Foundation Administration

  10. 2006.11

    Signed an MOU with the European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT)

  11. 2005.08

    Newly formed Meteorological Satellite Dept.(Office for Business Promotion was dissolved)

    2005.

    Secured reception system for MTSAT-1R

  12. 2004.

    Received and used data from GMS, NOAA, FY-1, FY-2, GOES, Meteosat

  13. 2003.05

    The basic plan to form the Meteorological Satellite Center was established

    04

    Terminated the operation of GMS-5 satellite and started the operation of GEOS-9 satellite

  14. 2002.05

    Received and analyzed digital data from European geostationary satellite (Meteosat-5)