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LATEST NEWS: Ball Aerospace Receives Back-to-Back Boeing Supplier Awards for Avionics Performance

CAPABILITIES

Space-based Instruments and Sensors

Satellite Image

Learn more about space-based instruments and sensors capabilities in these exciting programs: Hubble Space Telescope, James Webb Space Telescope, HiRISE and CALIPSO.

PROGRAMS

Program Profile:
GMI

STPSat-3

NASA’s Global Precipitation Measurement Satellite with Ball’s GMI instrument aboard successfully launched at 1:37 pm EST on February 27, 2014 from Tanegashima Space Center in Japan. GMI will set a new accuracy standard for radiometers.

PRODUCTS

Ball Configurable
Platform

WV-2

The BCP is a family of spacecraft designed for cost-effective, remote sensing applications. SBSS, WorldView-1, WorldView-2 (shown above), WorldView-3 and Suomi NPP are a few Ball Aerospace programs that have used the BCP design.