Eligible users

Eligible users

French authorized users

Authorized Institutional Users (AIUs) eligible for DINAMIS services are all scientific stakeholders, wherever they are based, and all public stakeholders and their French private contractors working under a public contract in France.

DINAMIS services are therefore accessible to:

  • French institutional entities: government, ministerial, regional, departmental, local and borough agencies, universities, research laboratories and teaching establishments.
  • organizations or non-profit associations pursuing a public-service mission.

Access and cost

Pléiades and Spot 6-7 very-high-resolution data are accessible free of charge to AIUs on a quota basis and/or at a preferential rate. These include production of archive imagery and tasking requests for regions of interest.

Users are required to download, view, sign and return the GEOSUD Charter and la Spot 6/7 licence. The Pleiades licence must be signed electronically for each product downloaded.

Users must create an account and subscribe to GEOSUD to access DINAMIS services. Online subscription is in development and will be coming on stream shortly.

European and international authorized scientific users

Foreign scientists may access DINAMIS download services under specific terms and conditions.

Access and cost

International scientists may access all products available for download from the DINAMIS Catalogue once their organization’s subscription has been confirmed (subscription requests will also be examined by Airbus Defence & Space for SPOT 6-7 data).

European scientists have access to Pleiades archive ordering or acquisition tasking through specific procedures established by CNES or through collaborative science projects (request validated by CNES):

  • Non-French European scientists: preferential institutional rate
  • International scientists: must be partnered with a European scientist, preferential institutional rate

For further details : dinamis@cnes.fr

French private users

DINAMIS products are accessible to users from private entities with :

  • an innovative R&D project,
  • a government order for a public image-processing service.

Access and cost

Service: Imagery requested by the public contracting authority is made available to the contractor. For SPOT 6-7 data, formal undertakings must be signed by the R&D partner or contractor.

R&D project: For Pleiades data, imagery for the project in the Catalogue is made available to the entity leading the project.

Order for new Pleiades archives or acquisition tasking:

  • for a public service contract: free within quota limits and preferential institutional rate outside quota limits
  • for an innovative R&D project: preferential institutional rate

Order for new SPOT 6-7 archives or acquisition tasking: contact DINAMIS

Commercial services and uses of SPOT 6-7 data

Spot 6-7 coverages of one or more regions may be opened to all private stakeholders, for all uses including regional commercial services (with the exception of product reselling). This possibility is conditional on obtaining prior funding by the Regional Council or regional public body for a Fixed Licence Extension pre-negotiated with DINAMIS.

Pleiades data are reserved for non-commercial use.

For other private commercial uses, see the general sales terms and conditions of Airbus Defence and Space Geo-Intelligence..

See also

For further details, contact DINAMIS.