The RapidEye COnstellation
High-Resolution Multispectral Collection Capacity
BlackBridge owns and operates an end-to-end commercial earth observation system, comprised of the RapidEye constellation of 5 spacecraft, a dedicated spacecraft control center (SCC), reception facilities for enabling uplink/downlink services, and a ground segment designed to plan, acquire, and process over 5 million km² of imagery every day.
From satellite reception to image processing, custom application development to online data access, BlackBridge is a leading provider of geo-image and geoinformation products & services that help our clients make fast and accurate decisions.
5-5-5 characteristics of our Space Segment:
- 5 satellites – RapidEye constellation
- 5 spectral bands – multispectral imagery
- 5 million km² – daily collection capacity
The Ground Segment includes the Data Management System (DMS) and the Product Processing System (PPS) to handle customer orders, analyze geospatial imagery, generate standard and customized imagery products, and manage the data archival catalog.