SPOT 6

May 21, 2015gicSatelliteNo Comments

SPOT-6 (Systeme Pour l’Observation de la Terre — Satellite for Observation of Earth), launched on September 9, 2012 and SPOT-7, launched on June 30, 2014, are operated by AirBus Defence and Space, France. These 2 satellites fly on a co-orbit with the high resolution Pleiades 1A and 1B constellation. With location accuracy better than 10 […]

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WorldView3

May 21, 2015gicSatelliteNo Comments

WorldView-3, launched on August 13, 2014, is the industry’s first multi-payload, super-spectral, high-resolution commercial satellite. Operating at an expected altitude of 617 km, WorldView-3 provides 31 cm panchromatic resolution, 1.24 m multispectral resolution, 3.7 m short-wave infrared resolution, and 30 m CAVIS resolution. WorldView-3 has an average revisit time of <1 day and is capable […]

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Worldview-2

May 21, 2015gicSatelliteNo Comments

WorldView-2, launched on October 8 2009, is the first high-resolution 8-band multispectral commercial satellite. Operating at an altitude of 770 km, WorldView-2 provides 40 cm to 50 cm panchromatic resolution and 1.85 m multispectral resolution. WorldView-2 has an average revisit time of 1.1 days and is capable of collecting up to 1 million km square […]

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