MaintainPR client Astro Digital sent their imaging satellites into space early Friday morning as part of larger payload launched by the Russian company Glavkosmos! Quality images that capture crisp details are needed to measure trends on how the earth is changing. Astro Digital’s differentiator is in a system specifically designed for large scale change monitoring, from spacecraft size, optics, power, and orbit to the unique downlink solution that fires bits from 600km above earth to a antenna at the north pole at rate 10x faster than a typical small satellite. Read more on TechCrunch, SpaceFlightNow, Spacenews and Silicon Valley Business Journal below.
- Astro Digital launched its first imaging satellites -- TechCrunch
- Soyuz Set to Launch -- Space News
- Soyuz Rolled out for Launch of Multinational Satellite Cluster -- Space Flight Now
- Mountain View Startup Launches First of 30 HD Imaging Satellites -- Silicon Valley Business Journal