Observing Systems Capability Analysis and Review Tool
Satellite Programme: Environmental Mapping and Analysis Programme
Single-satellite programme, for land and vegetation observation.
German programme: cooperative effort of several German scientific institute, sponsored by DLR
The platform is actively stabilised over 3 axes.
The design life time is 5 years.
The satellite exploits a sunsynchronous orbit around 11:00.
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Data stored onboard and transmitted to a number of ground stations: main PDAS (Primary Data Acquisition Station), Neustrelitz.
Data processing and distribution from EDAP (EnMAP Data Access Portal).
2018 - 2023
Associated satellites and instruments
Note: red tag => no longer operational , green tag => operational , blue tag => planned
Environmental Mapping and Analysis Programme
(2018 - 2023)