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GomSpace to deliver Mission Control System for KSAT


(01 May 2022) GomSpace signed a contract to develop, deliver and support the Mission Control System that KSAT will use to operate the Arctic Weather Satellite mission.

The contract value is SEK10 million [US$1 million] and the majority of work will be done this year and next year.

The Arctic Weather Satellite is a project funded by the European Space Agency with the purpose to gather atmospheric data for meteorology in the Arctic region. The prime contractor is OHB Sweden and Thales is responsible for the ground segment. The first satellite is planned to be launched in 2024.

Reference: GomSpace PR