The Jason-3 mission was determined as part of an agreement between four partners: CNES, NASA, NOAA and EUMETSAT.

The Jason-3 Programme is led by the operational agencies EUMETSAT and NOAA, with CNES making a significant in-kind contribution and acting at the technical level as the system coordinator. NASA in conjunction with EUMETSAT, NOAA and CNES will support science team activities.


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