Astrium, Hisdesat to Establish Radar Satellite Constellation

May 7, 2012 by  
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Toulouse, France, May 2, 2012—Astrium Services and Hisdesat, the Spanish government satellite service operator, have signed a framework agreement for a joint technology development project with the aim of establishing a constellation approach for the radar satellites TerraSAR-X and PAZ. The German satellite TerraSAR-X, launched in 2007, reliably delivers high-resolution radar data for versatile applications [...]