The TanDEM-X Mission Design and Data Acquisition Plan
Conference: EUSAR 2006 - 6th European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar
05/16/2006 - 05/18/2006 at Dresden, Germany
Proceedings: EUSAR 2006
Pages: 4Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Fiedler, Hauke; Krieger, Gerhard; Werner, Marian; Reiniger, Klaus; Eineder, Michael; D’Amico, Simone; Erhardt, Dietrich; Wickler, Martin (DLR, Germany)
This paper gives an overview of the TanDEM-X mission design. A preliminary mission concept is proposed and a reference mission scenario introduced. It is shown that this reference scenario fulfils the requirements of deriving a global DEM according to the emerging HRTI-3 standard within the three year mission time and leaves enough spare time for secondary mission goals.