BackForward Satellite Programme: MethaneSAT 

Programme details
Programme description
  • A programme with many international partners to monitor emissions of Methane from space
  • Co-ordinated by the Environmental Defense Fund
  • The partners are New Zealand Space Agency, BAe, SpaceEX, Harvard Smithsonian, Blue Canyon Technologies, IO Aerospace, Google
  • Single satelliteĀ 
  • Mission overview here
Data circulation
Agencies NZSA
Programme lifetime 2024 - 2028
Associated satellites and instruments

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