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PRISMA HELPS WATER QUALITY: TRASIMENO LAKE AND ITS FEATURES SEEN FROM THE ITALIAN SATELLITE

The #PRISMA Satellite is still under the spotlight: after it was lunched on March 2019 from French Guyana, with OHB Italia as Prime Contractor, it is still collecting a lot of interesting results. In this image of Trasimeno lake some typical water features can be noticed. The predominant greenish colour…...

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#ISRU Project on #COSMOMagazine. #HumanLife on the #Moon is getting closer.

> Read more www.ohb-Italia.it #OHBItalia #PolitecnicodiMilano #ASI #ESA #MoonLife #Regolith #oxygen...

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ISRU Project on ASI Magazine #SPAZIO2050

On page 27, the article “Look at the Moon” describes the ‘ingredients’ for permanent colonies on our #satellite with a focus on the crucial resource: the #WATER. WATER is fundamental to support astronauts’ lives, for irrigation of crops and it could be also used, by separating its elements (oxygen and…...

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Solar Orbiter – METIS: the 2nd Flyby with Venus on 9th August.

It’ a crucial step that allows the probe to adjust its orbit getting a better view of the solar poles in the next months. On 27th November 2021 the scientific phase will start and METIS will gradually approach the Sun observing the structure and the dynamics of the full corona,…...

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#OHBSE: #40years of #Space, #Innovation, #Science and #Technology…

… our long journey is condensed in a wonderful stickers album, full of memories and dreams to better understand who we are and what we want to become. So let’s open together envelope #1 with more surprising stickers inside…  www.ohb-italia.it #OHBItalia #OHBSE #40YearsOfSpaceStory #RootsToGrow #TheOnlyWayIsUp #LivingInSpace #FlyMeToTheMoon #LifeOnMars #HereComesTheSun #IsThereAnybodyOutOfThere…...

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MWI CALIBRATION TEST WITH “AMBIENT COLD TARGET” FILLED WITH LIQUID NITROGEN

A step back: OHB Italia is responsible for the #MWI instrument that will be operating for the #MetOp mission, a project of #ESA and #Eumetsat (EPS). MWI is a 250kg-conical scan multi-frequency microwave #radiometer providing measurement of precipitation, observations of clouds, snow, sea-ice coverage, water vapour, temperature. Launch is planned in 2024 with the purpose to provide the most accurate…...

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PRISMA IN ORBIT: Top-Class Contribution to the Identification of the ‘Log Fire’ in Oregon (USA)

Data/Information generated by Stefania Amici – Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV) under an ASI License to Use; Original PRISMA Product – © ASI – (2021). All rights reserved....

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LA LOMBARDIA È NELLO SPAZIO

L’Assessore allo sviluppo economico di #RegioneLombardia Guido Guidesi ed il #LAC – Lombardia Aerospace Cluster – settimana scorsa hanno visitato le principali realtà del territorio lombardo in ambito aerospaziale. Tra queste #OHBItalia, uno dei maggiori “scrigni di competenze” a livello di integrazione satellitare. L’ #industriaaerospaziale rappresenta un pilastro della economia regionale e le istituzioni unitamente alle associazioni…...

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(VERY GOOD) NEWS FROM PRISMA SATELLITE ORBITING EARTH

PRISMA (Hyperspectral Precursor of the Application Mission) is the first European satellite with a hyperspectral instrument and panchromatic camera on board. It was developed for the Italian Space Agency (ASI) by a consortium with OHB Italia as Prime Contractor, integrated in Milan facility and successfully launched on a Vega rocket…...

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