Deimos Space UK Ltd
Deimos Space UK Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Elecnor Deimos created in 2013 to address the UK market for space systems, services and applications. Additionally, Deimos Space UK Ltd will address part of the global market for space from the UK, particularly the English speaking world and countries with strong links to the UK. Deimos Space UK is located on the Harwell Oxford campus close to the UK Space Agency, ESA’s ECSAT facility, RAL-Space, the Satellite Applications Catapult, and several other space companies.
Deimos Space UK offers expertise in the following areas:
- Mission and Flight Engineering
- Ground Segment Systems
- Flight Software Systems
- Global Navigation Satellite Systems
- Remote Sensing Applications
- Provision of Image Data from Deimos’ satellites
- Space Situational Awareness
Elecnor Deimos is the owner and operator of two remote sensing satellites; Deimos-1 which provides wide-area medium-resolution imagery in the visible and near IR bands and Deimos-2 which provides very-high-resolution (sub 1m pixel) imagery in the visible and near IR bands. Deimos-1 has been fully operational since 2009 and Deimos-2 declared initial operational capability at the start of November 2014. Deimos Space UK offers remote sensing applications using these satellites augmented by other data sources when relevant.