South Korean satellite builder announces new high-resolution satellite project

by | Aug 20, 2021 | Satellites, Seradata News

An artist’s impression of the SpaceEye-T satellite in-orbit. Courtesy of Satrec Initiative

South Korean manufacturer Satrec Initiative (SI) intends to build a high-resolution Earth Observation (EO) satellite capable of 30 cm imagery. The announcement made on 18 August outlines its plans for the SPACEEYE-T project. The company intends this satellite to be a forerunner to a potential high-resolution, EO constellation. It will also hopefully showcase its capabilities to potential customers, both national and international.

The company intend to launch the satellite in Q1 2024, for this it plans to seek a launch contract during 2023.

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