Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery

Faster, more actionable insights day or night and in all weather conditions 

Consistent, high resolution, all weather insights

Through a strategic constellation access agreement with Umbra, Maxar Intelligence has dedicated capacity from satellites in Umbra’s synthetic aperture radar (SAR) imagery constellation, enabling Maxar to directly integrate those images into Maxar’s portfolio of Earth intelligence products. This combined offering represents the most advanced multisource geospatial intelligence solution for a wide range of defense, intelligence and commercial applications.

Through this offering, customers can make critical decisions based on real-time insights from the highest resolution electro-optical (EO) and SAR data in the industry. Customers have access to ultra-high resolution (down to 25 cm) SAR satellite imagery from Umbra. Maxar also leverages decades of SAR processing expertise and its 3D datasets to enhance processing of the SAR imagery, delivering even more actionable insights.

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Visibility for near real-time insight

Complement your optical strategy

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Highest commercially available SAR resolution

View clear images through clouds, smoke and at night with limited or no interference. Well-suited for high-value point target monitoring.

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Persistent monitoring

24/7 all-weather, rapid, combined revisit via Maxar Intelligence and Umbra constellations in various orbits.

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Wider field of view

More access opportunities within a single satellite pass.


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