Within this section, you will find questions corresponding to recurring issues raised by former or current users of the RUS Service, as well as the related answers.
Q: I am a student, can I use the Copernicus RUS service?
A: Students enrolled in European universities or education and training bodies eligible to Copernicus RUS can have access to the service. For additional information, please refer to the section Who can use RUS? of this site.
Q: I am working in a private company, can I use the Copernicus RUS service?
A: People working in European SME eligible to Copernicus RUS can have access to the service provided that they do not use it for commercial purpose. For additional information, please refer to the section Who can use RUS? of this site.
RUS data offer
Q: The work I plan to carry out requires specific data in addition to the Copernicus core products proposed by the Copernicus RUS service. How can I access to such data?
A: As a registered RUS user, you can upload personal data in the working environment made available once the Service Request you have submitted has been accepted. This personal data may include information suitable for validation or calibration activities already available at your premises or retrieved by yourself. You can also ask the RUS Helpdesk to suggest you data sources suitable for your work.