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New opportunities for Geoscan satellites

31 May 2024

New opportunities for Geoscan satellites

Geoscan specialists have developed in-house high-speed radio transmitter device titled COMMX (for X-Band Communication). This new product enables data transmission from small spacecraft to Earth at data rate of up to 200 Mbps, using the 10.45 GHz amateur radio band.

SONIKS has commenced its operation

15 March 2024

SONIKS has commenced its operation

Last year, Geoscan, in collaboration with the Foundation for Assistance to Small Innovative Enterprises (FASIE), launched the SONIKS project dedicated to establishing a network of open ground stations in schools and additional educational organizations across Russia
Aeromagnetic survey in Laos

22 February 2024

Aeromagnetic survey in Laos

Our experts continue their successful endeavors with unmanned aerial systems abroad, and this time, we've conducted a geophysical survey in Laos. The client for this project was the local firm ATLANTIC, specializing in the exploration and extraction of valuable minerals.
Geoscan-Edelveis completes space mission

18 February 2024

Geoscan-Edelveis completes space mission

On February 18, Geoscan-Edelveis, the first private CubeSat from St. Petersburg to venture into space, successfully concluded its mission and decayed, burning up in the Earth’s dense atmospheric layers.
Technology of comprehensive geological and geophysical data interpretation, exemplified by a UAV-assisted study in the Murmansk region

26 January 2024

Technology of comprehensive geological and geophysical data interpretation, exemplified by a UAV-assisted study in the Murmansk region

The inception of this study was the resolution of a production challenge involving interpretation constructions using a complex of geophysical and associated methods, performed with unmanned aerial vehicles and payloads manufactured by the Geoscan company of Russia. This paper explores methods to enhance the geological significance of interpretive recalculations within the complex of the anomalous magnetic field, the absolute height field of the digital elevation model, and the halftone field of photo anomalies in a multichannel remote sensing framework.

First Delivery of Geoscan 401 Lidar to Vietnam

18 December 2023

First delivery of Geoscan 401 Lidar to Vietnam

Our company's team conducted an on-site training session on the operation of the Geoscan 401 Lidar UAV for specialists from Vietnam's Department of Topography, Cartography, and Geographic Information.
New satellite – new images!

23 August 2023

New satellite – new images!

StratoSat TK-1, the first satellite built by Geoscan for a client, blasted off into orbit from Vostochny Cosmodrome on June 27. The satellite went online as expected, and accomplished one of its key tasks, deploying six Stratonautica PicoSats
Russia completes first national successful CubeSat thruster trials

4 August 2023

Russia completes first national successful CubeSat thruster trials

August 9 marks exactly one year since our first satellite, Geoscan-Edelveis, blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on its journey to the orbit. To celebrate the anniversary, we have completed the flight test program and successfully trialed the cold gas thruster for CubeSats in outer space – the first achievement of this kind in the Russian history.
Intensifying Cooperation with African Countries

31 July 2023

Intensifying cooperation with African countries

During the Russia-Africa Summit held in St. Petersburg on July 27 and 28, a trilateral agreement aimed at fostering collaboration in agricultural technologies was signed between Geoscan, the Ministry of Agriculture of The Gambia, and CPS, a developer of geoinformation systems.