|Humsat project was presented in Graz|
|Tuesday, 28 September 2010 12:53|
HUMSAT was presented at: UN/Austria/ESA Symposium on Small Satellite Programmes for Sustainable Development:Payloads for Small Satellite Programmes
The Symposium will focus on "Payloads for Small Satellite Programmes" and will address the following objectives:
The main purpose of the HUMSAT system is the development of a satellite-based system for connecting a set of users with a network of worldwide distributed sensors which they have previously deployed.
The HUMSAT system will provide communications coverage in places where there is no communications infrastructure, such as underdeveloped areas, uninhabited areas and areas that have been devastated by a natural disaster. Apart from providing communication services for these regions, the communication capabilities provided by the HUMSAT system will also be available in other areas all over the world.
The HUMSAT system is expected to provide its services: