TerraSAR-X

  1. Name TerraSAR-X
  2. Code TX
  3. Application In 2002, AIRBUS Defence and Space was awarded a contract to implement the X-band TerraSAR satellite (TerraSAR-X) on the basis of a public-private partnership agreement (PPP). In this arrangement, AIRBUS Defence and Space funded part of the implementation cost of the TerraSAR-X system. The satellite is owned and operated by DLR, and the scientific data rights remain with DLR.
  4. Spatial Spectral Resolutions
    Band Wavelength Resolution
    Green 510 ? 580 nm 124 cm
    Panchromatic 450 ? 800 nm 31 cm
    Near-Infrared 780 ? 920 nm 124 cm
    Red 655 ? 690 nm 124 cm
    Blue 450 ? 510 nm 124 cm
  5. Data Cost Data Cost Pending