GLAVKOSMOS GLAVKOSMOS IS AN AUTHORIZED EARTH OBSERVATION DATA DISTRIBUTOR STARTING FROM 2017

25.12.2016

Glavkosmos became an authorized Earth observation data distributor. Data is collected using the constellation of the “Resurs-P” and “Kanopus-V” satellites and can be applied in natural resources monitoring, emergencies analysis, forest management, environmental and construction projects. Glavkosmos offers a variety of tailored solutions for the clients: providing panchromatic and multispectral imagery, data collection and processing, data analysis, thematic information products based on Earth observation data.

“Resurs-P” and “Kanopus –B” satellites are in a great demand on the Russian and foreign markets due to its unique technical features. In particular, “Resurs-P” provides the high-resolution panchromatic imaging – less than one meter.

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On July 15, 1975 Soyuz-19 spaceship was lifted aboard Soyuz-U launch vehicle. It was the first international space flight with the docking of Apollo, a US spaceship. The famous Soyuz-Apollo docking was a historical event and a symbol of rapprochement between the two superpowers in the period of détente during the long-lasting Cold War.
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On April 4, 2019, Glavkosmos JSC, under a contract with Arianespace, launched four communication satellites of O3b Networks, a subsidiary of Luxembourg-based satellite communications operator SES. The name O3b stands for “Other 3 billions”, which refers to the world's population, where broadband Internet is not available right now. Thanks to the O3b satellites, the Internet will come to them.
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