Fire-RS

Initiative/objectives

  • Provide almost-real time wildfire detection, monitoring and evolution prediction.
  • Development of a SDR nanosatellite payload: TOTEM.
  • Space Segment formed by the nanosatellite Lume-1.
  • Provide educational opportunities in a space project to engineering and science students.

 

Satellite parameters

Mass: 2.6 kg

Perigee altitude: 487.16 km

Apogee altitude: 514.84 km

Inclination: 97.2°

 

Extra information

International consortium formed by the University of Vigo, University of Porto and the LAAS-CNRS.

Provide M2M communication for fire-detecting sensors on ground.

Facilitate coordination of a drone fleet for wildfire monitoring.

Radio amateurs information

You can find information on how to decode Lume-1 beacons here

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