SPOT 7 Earth-observation satellite launched on June 30th, 2014

The SPOT 7 Earth-observation satellite, designed and developed by Airbus Defence & Space, was launched on the 30th of June 2014 from the Satish Shawan Space Centre in India. Its 1.5m resolution Naomi camera is equipped with Sodern's stripe filters. The attached snapshot is one of the first picture taken by SPOT 7 and it shows magnificent colors of the Fidji islands.

The Indian Mars Orbiter mission has reached Mars on September 24, 2014

and has been successfully placed in orbit. The satellite Attitude Control System makes use of a SED26 star tracker, ordered by ISRO in April 2013, and delivered by Sodern on schedule, in August 2013.


    Sodern will be present at

    the 2015 GN&C Conference - AAS Rocky Mountain Section

    from January 30th to February 4th, 2015

    in Breckenridge, CO - USA.