Satellite Constellation “Resurs-P” to Solve Problem of Earth Monitoring


The creation on the orbit of a constellation of several spacecrafts “Resurs-P” will allow to reach a new level of solving problems of Earth remote sensing, CEO of Rocket and Space Center “Progress” (Samara) Alexander Kirilin said to “Interfax-AVN”.

“Space system consisting of two units, allows to solve problems that are not available to a single object. Firstly, it is obvious that the amount of information derived from space will increase, respectively, in two times,” A.Kirilin said commenting the launch of spacecraft “Resurs-P” No. 2 implemented on December 26.

A.Kirilin said, “that secondly, the information must be supplied to the consumer very quickly: he should be able to get the shot as soon as possible from the date of issue of the application to the shooting.”


Posted on December 30, 2014, in Space Industry News. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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