Satellites

Our engineering team performs a full range of mission activities:

  • Feasibility studies
  • Concept designs to detailed designs
  • Manufacturing, Assembly, Integration, and Test
  • Launch and operations support

SCISAT

The SCISAT-1 mission, called Atmospheric Chemistry Experiment (ACE), is studying the chemical makeup of the ozone by collecting data on the absorption of the sun’s rays by the atmosphere during the sunrise and sunset of each orbit. The SCISAT-1 payload consists of two instruments; both instruments are gathering information on the chemical constituents and dynamic […]

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CASSIOPE

The CASSIOPE spacecraft design marks an important milestone for Canada. CASSIOPE is the first flight of Canada’s fully redundant, MAC-200 satellite bus. The performance and science return available from CASSIOPE was previously thought by many in the space industry to be unobtainable in a spacecraft of this class. Every aspect of the spacecraft design from […]

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RADARSAT Constellation Mission

The RADARSAT Constellation Mission (RCM) is a Canadian Space Agency (CSA) mission that will provide twenty-four-hour-a-day C-Band data to augment and extend the data that RADARSAT-2 users currently rely on. The mission will support maritime surveillance (ship detection, ice monitoring and oil spill detection), disaster management and ecosystem monitoring. The primary areas of coverage are […]

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