Synspective’s Second SAR Satellite “StriX-β” Successfully Reaches Its Target Orbit


TOKYO, 2022, March 1st – Synspective Inc., a SAR satellite data and solutions provider, announced today that StriX-β, its second SAR satellite, has successfully reached its target orbit. Following this successful launch, Synspective have posted their CEO’s comments on their official YouTube channel:

On March 1st (JST), StriX-β was deployed by Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket at Rocket Lab’s Launch Complex on the Mahia Peninsula, New Zealand. The satellite reached target orbit, a Sun-synchronous orbit (SSO), with an altitude of 561km.

Functions including observation and data acquisition will be verified over the next several months. Details will be shared and updated on Synspective’s website.

Synspective founder and CEO, Dr. Motoyuki Arai:
We thank both Rocket Lab and Synspective members for their diligence and teamwork to successfully…

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