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SSTL Demonstrates New GNSS-R Capabilities

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GUILDFORD, UK (SSTL PR) — Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) has successfully demonstrated GNSS-Reflectometry (GNSS-R) from its 18kg DoT-1 satellite. We now have an advanced instrument design and deep expertise in this new field and I am hopeful that SSTL’s HydroGNSS concept will ...

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SSTL Demonstrates New GNSS-R Capabilities

SSTL Demonstrates New GNSS-R Capabilities

GUILDFORD, UK (SSTL PR) — Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) has successfully demonstrated GNSS-Reflectometry (GNSS-R) from its 18kg DoT-1 satellite. We now have an advanced instrument ...

SSTL Demonstrates New GNSS-R Capabilities

SSTL Demonstrates New GNSS-R Capabilities

Successful GNSS-R demo from DoT-1 satellite

South pole warmed ‘three times faster’ than global average over past 30 years

South pole warmed ‘three times faster’ than global average over past 30 years

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Welcome to The Climate Crisis Newsletter

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First detection of rain over the ocean by navigation satellites

First detection of rain over the ocean by navigation satellites

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Expert Reactions to IPCC Oceans & Cryosphere Report

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China launched an experimental 5G communications satellite Wednesday night.

China launched an experimental 5G communications satellite Wednesday night.

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Emerging capacity from Copernicus Sentinel-3 to monitor global wildfires

Emerging capacity from Copernicus Sentinel-3 to monitor global wildfires

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Successful Ariane 5 Launch Continues Buildout of Galileo Navigation System

Successful Ariane 5 Launch Continues Buildout of Galileo Navigation System

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Exploiting Earth Observation for Climate Research

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Secretary-General's remarks at the opening of the COP 24

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