DLR Logo
  Home|Textversion|Imprint   Deutsch
  You are here: Home:News Archives:Security & Defense


Launch of SAR-Lupe 5



Previous 2/2
Launch of SAR-Lupe 5
Download this image: Hi-Res JPEG (1.02 MB)
On 22 July 2008, the fifth reconnaissance satellite of the SAR-Lupe system was launched from the Russian Plesetsk Cosmodrome. The first communication between the Space Operations Center of DLR in Oberpfaffenhofen and the satellite confirmed the faultless operation of the satellite.

Credit: OHB-System AG.