CNBC: Finnish SAR-satellites to be launched in January 2018


Earth observation satellites are one of the fastest growing sectors in the $350 billion space industry. Finnish company Iceye will launch its first SAR-microsatellite (Synthetic Aperture Radar) to orbit in January from India. Iceye offers a space-based information system, where you could e.g. launch any app on your smartphone to try to find a parking spot in New York City and find an empty one with the most recent data.

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Image: Iceye