Making global change visible
Organizations across sectors rely on Earth observation (EO) satellites for information about environmental and human activities around the globe. Whether your mission requires broad-area monitoring or feature identification, EO satellites are an invaluable resource for analysis and decision-making.
With our unique heritage of spacecraft manufacturing and commercial and government services—including concept and systems development, advanced signal and imagery processing, multi-intelligence analytics and ground systems—Maxar Earth observation capabilities expedite decision-making cycles.
Maxar Earth observation capabilities empower customers to address a broad range of use cases, including:
Maxar owns and operates the most agile and sophisticated constellation of high-resolution commercial imaging satellites. We continue to lead the industry, establishing benchmarks in resolution, agility, precision accuracy and spectral capabilities.
World-class technology that collects the most reliable geospatial data available
Maxar has built 13 sub-meter small satellites for Planet Labs’ SkySat constellation.
Legion is Maxar's modular satellite platform that is configurable to support an array of missions. We are leveraging this high-performance platform for our next-generation Earth observation constellation, WorldView Legion, which will deliver unrivaled Earth intelligence for demanding missions.
Maxar is building cameras for NASA’s New Frontiers mission, which will search Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, for signs of life. A flying drone will use our cameras to navigate and capture the celestial landscape.
How can Maxar help you better understand the changing conditions around the globe? Discuss your organization's needs with one of our experts.Learn More