Earth Observation Mission News
RADARSAT satellite constellation successfully launches to space
12 June 2019
The three RADARSAT Constellation Mission satellites were successfully launched aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, on June 12, 2019.
The Satellite Operations Control Centre, located at Canadian Space Agency (CSA) headquarters in Saint-Hubert, Quebec; the Back-up Control Facility in Ottawa; as well as satellite control and data reception antennas in different regions of the country, are ready to support the commissioning and operations of the constellation.
Image credit: CSA - RADARSAT Constellation Mission Launch