Name of Satellite: TerraSAR-X
Agency/ Country: German Areospace Center (DLR), EADS, Infoterra / Germany
Link: http://www.dlr.de/eo/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-5725/9296_read-15979/
Name of Sensor: SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar)

Data from Synthetic Aperture Radars (SAR) are particularly suitable for commercial exploration. The Synthetic Aperture Radars (SAR) instruments supply extremely detailed radar images.
Revisit time: 2.5 - 11 days
Resolution: 0.25 - 40 m
Field of Application: Sectors include environmental planning, land use and natural resource exploration, regional and urban development, emergency response and relief (flood, cyclone), insurance and risk, security and defence. Offers commercial imagery.


Contact details:

  Commercial Client Services: Government Client Services:
Name: Infoterra GmbH - Head Offices DLR TerraSAR-X Scientific Coordination
Street: Claude-Dornier-Strasse - EADS "Werk 2" Münchner Str. 20 - Deutsches Fernerkundungsdatenzentrum
City, Post code: Immenstaad, D-88090 Wessling, D-82234
Country: Germany Germany
Phone: +49 7545 8 9905 -
Fax: +49 7545 8 1337 -
E-Mail: - tsx.science [at] dlr.de