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Satellite Emergency Services & Environmental Monitoring

  • Herbert J. Kramer
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Abstract

Satellite services for emergency and environmental monitoring support are treated as a new service category. Such services are actually not new, in the past they were provided by a number of operational satellites with imaging instruments (SPOT series, etc.) capable of taking occasional snapshots of a disaster-stricken region.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Herbert J. Kramer
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  1. 1.GilchingGermany

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