BackForward Satellite Programme: HOTSAT 

Programme details
Programme description
  • Constellation of 8 satellites to monitor the thermal emission of the Earth's surface at high spatial resolution
  • The first satellite launched is a pathfinder HOTSAT-1 in a sun-synchronous orbit
  • Developed by UK based company Satellite Vu with funding from UKSA and SSTL
Data circulation
  • Data will be available from Satellite Vu
Programme lifetime 2023 - 2023
Associated satellites and instruments

Note: red tag => no longer operational , green tag => operational , blue tag => planned