Amber-1 (IOD-3 AMBER)

IOD Mission 3
IOD Mission 3
IOD Mission 3
IOD Mission 3
Name Amber-1 (IOD-3 AMBER)
Type CubeSat
Units or mass 6U
Status not launched, expected in 2022
Organisation Horizon Technologies
Institution Company
Entity Commercial
Nation UK
Manufacturer AIVT by AAC Clyde Space
Launch brokerer Virgin Orbit
Costs $1,880,000 for four 3U IOD Mission platforms and $265,000 to upgrade this into 6U
Single platform: $735,000
Oneliner First of a SIGINT constellation to track vessels using an L-band Satphone detection sensor combined with radar detection.
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Keywords AIS

Last modified: 2022-07-17
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