Learn about the ground-based, ship-borne, balloon-borne, and airborne campaigns and small satellite field experiments that validate orbiting ESA EO satellites and support future mission development.
The current mission design envisages flying two separate radars on separate platforms.
program candidate mission, ESA initiated the Drift4SKIM field campaign, with the aim to evaluate the feasibility of measuring the insitu Total Surface Current
The CReSIS radar is a classic nadir-looking altimeter, i.e. the current system configuration does not support acquisition in the SAR nor SARIn mode that