Satrec Initiative (SI) is a world–leading solution provider for Earth observation missions. SI’s technologies on satellite platforms,
electro–optical payloads and ground systems provide reliable and cost–effective solutions.
Development of GEO-KOMPSAT-2 Korean Space Environment Monitor Electronics
SI successfully developed and delivered the Instrument Data Processing Unit (IDPU) for GEO-KOMPSAT-2A(GK2A), the next-gen space weather monitoring GEO satellite. IDPU processes the data from KSEM (Korean Space Environment Monitor, with NASA’s THEMIS heritage) suite by Kyung Hee University and SOSMAG by ESTEC, ESA.
After GK2A will be launched in 2018, they will play key roles in monitoring space weather for Korean Government.