PHOTOMOD Radar software supports GaoFen-3 SAR images
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Date: 25 march 2022
Type of publication: news
On August 10, 2016, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) and Chinese Academy of Space Technology (CAST) launched GaoFen-3, a high-resolution SAR satellite with 12 imaging modes in C-band. The second satellite of the series was launched on November 22, 2021. The main fields of application are meteorology, protection of water resources, monitoring of natural disasters, land and ocean.
The PHOTOMOD Radar software is intended for full-scale processing of Earth remote sensing data acquired by spaceborne radars with synthesized antenna aperture (SAR) such as KOMPSAT-5, Sentinel, ERS-1/2, Radarsat, SIR-C/X, ENVISAT ASAR, TerraSAR-X, ALOS, COSMO-SkyMed, etc., and generation secondary information products.