A few months ago at the GEOINT conference, Ursa Space signed a deal for a bulk purchase of COSMO-Skymed data. SI Imaging and URSA Space Systems Now Enjoy a Geospatial Relationship, SI Imaging and URSA Space Systems Now Enjoy a Geospatial Relationship SI Imaging Services
has signed a “Bulk Order Contract” with a geospatial data and analytics company URSA Space Systems Inc
. SI Imaging Services is a leading provider of VHR satellite imagery and is especially representative of KOMPSAT series — URSA Space Systems specializes in analytics using synthetic aperture radar (SAR) imagery.
The main objective is to make a weekly monitoring based on the Area of Interest (AOI). With this agreement, SIIS will establish a specialized knowledge of the SAR and cooperate with the company’s partner URSA to understand the analysis algorithms and to share the interfaces.
The KOMPSAT-5 satellite offers SAR imagery up to 85 centimeters for detection of changes without weather concerns.