Evolution of RADARSAT-2 Usage Over a Decade of Operation

Conference: EUSAR 2018 - 12th European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar
06/04/2018 - 06/07/2018 at Aachen, Germany

Proceedings: EUSAR 2018

Pages: 3Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Caves, Ron (MDA Systems Ltd, Canada)

RADARSAT-2 is in its tenth year of operation. The satellite continues to operate well without any degradation in image quality, supporting operational imaging with 15 Stripmap modes, 4 ScanSAR modes, and a Spotlight mode, with options for different polarization selections and both left- and right-looking satellite orientation. A description of the products available from RA-DARSAT-2 is provided in [1].