Earth Observation Mission News
An Argentine company will launch two ground observation microsatellites on Tuesday
12 January 2020
Designed and manufactured by Satellogic engineers, Sophie and Marie will be integrated into a constellation of a dozen devices operating from a low orbit.
After the launch of Sophie and Marie , which the Satellogic company programmed for next Tuesday, 14 January, the Argentine company specialized in the marketing of solutions and satellite images will take a new step towards the creation of its own satellite network. If the plans are fulfilled, this "satellite constellation" will be integrated, by the end of 2021, by ninety microsatellites that - working as a team - will be able to map the entire earth's surface in less than a week.
Image credit: GZA. SATELLOGIC - Both satellites in the charging process.