THE CEOS DATABASE : Missions, Instruments and Measurements
CEOS EO HANDBOOK – INSTRUMENT SUMMARY - BRLK X-range -
Full Name X-band Synthetic Aperture Radar Status Approved
Instrument Agencies ROSKOSMOS Maturity
Instrument Type Imaging microwave radars Geometry Side-looking
Instrument Technology Imaging radar (SAR) Sampling Imaging
Data Access Constrained Access Data Format
Measurements and Applications Disaster monitoring, sea surface monitoring, information support of environmental managment
Resolution Summary 1-500 m
[Best Resolution: 1m]
Swath Summary 10-750 km
[Max Swath: 750 km]
Accuracy Summary
Waveband Summary X-band
X-Band (12.5 - 8 GHz)
Instrument Measurements
CategoryParameterAccuracy
Sea ice cover, edge and thicknessSea-ice cover 
Sea-ice type 
VegetationLand cover 
Instrument Missions
Obzor-R N1 - SAR Operative Monitoring Satellite Obzor-R N1 (2019 - 2025)
Obzor-R N2 - SAR Operative Monitoring Satellite Obzor-R N2 (2023 - 2029)
Obzor-R N3 - SAR Operative Monitoring SatelliteObzor-R N3 (2024 - 2030)
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