The Project:

  • R&D and in-orbit demonstration of technology for a microsatellite precursor for a constellation for Earth Observation, mainly targeted at maritime applications
  • First satellite of the Portuguese industry
  • Tackling complex technological challenges

Facts and Figures:

  • Consortium of 20 companies and R&D centres with national and international partnerships
  • 150 highly qualified people engaged in the project, 40 PhD and 95% university graduates
  • Launch in 2020