What Can Space-Based SAR Do For You?

Posted: October 20, 2010 in Uncategorized
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A post the other day addressed the German Aerospace Center, DLR, and their two synthetic aperture radar spacecraft TanDEM-X and TerraSAR-X.  The spacecraft are now flying in close formation with less than 400 meter separation.

The jpeg is their picture of Mt. Etna, the Sicilian volcano.  Best commercial SAR ever?

Head nod to Aviation Week.

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  1. […] No. 5: Yes, you need a precise track to radar map.  So would that be like this German robotic ground-mapping radar mission currently being done and which will result in the most detailed-ever 3D map of the earth’s […]

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