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Source: Russia Federal Space
# Roscosmos # Media # TASS # Sphere # Yuri Urlichich # Orbital constellations 06/16/2021 08:30 14 satellites will enter the orbital constellation for environmental monitoring This was announced by Yuri Urlichich, First Deputy Director General for Development of the Orbital Constellation and Prospective Projects of the State Corporation Roscosmos.
“We are cooperating with the VIS group of companies, which is currently engaged in the task of a concession in terms of environmental monitoring and remote sensing of the Earth. This is a very interesting project – 14 spacecraft are expected, six of them will be radar, which we lack for geotechnical monitoring, [monitoring] the Northern Sea Route and many other applications. We hope this project will be very successful, ”said Urlichich at the Sphere congress, which opened in Moscow on Tuesday.
The group will also include four high-resolution optical devices and four ultra-high-resolution devices, he said.
Source: TASS June 15, 2021, 13:55
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