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/media-hub/images/dot-1 Photos SSTL's DoT-1 satellite, launched July 2019

DoT-1: Launched 2019

/space-portfolio/launched-missions/2010-2019/dot-1-launched-2019 DoT-1 is a technology demonstration small satellite mission trialling new generation avionics for SSTL.DoT-1 flies a commercial off the shelf Raspberry Pi camera which captured an image of the Mediterranean and a video of Europe

SSTL announces 35kg lunar comms mission for 2021

/media-hub/latest-news/2018/sstl-announces-35kg-lunar-comms-mission-for-2021 Press Release - The 35kg DoT-4 satellite will provide the communications relay back to Earth using the Goonhilly Deep Space Network, and will link up with a rover on the surface of the Moon.

SSTL releases spectacular Raspberry Pi camera image and video of the Earth

/media-hub/latest-news/2019/sstl-releases-spectacular-raspberry-pi-camera-image-and-video-of-the-earth Press Release - Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd has today released an image and video of the Earth captured from Low Earth Orbit by a commercial grade Raspberry Pi camera and computer on board a Demonstration of Technology satellite called DoT-1, launched on a Soyuz rocket in ...

IoT Spacecraft

/what-we-do/iot-spacecraft SSTL's Internet of Things satellites


/space-portfolio/missions-in-build/2023/hydrognss With funding from ESA's Scout programme, SSTL is building HydroGNSS, a 55kg small satellite to measure climate change variables.  HydroGNSS will take measurements of key hydrological climate variables, including soil moisture, freeze thaw state over permafrost, inundation and ...

Doing Space Differently.

/media-hub/doing-space-differently We have updated SSTL’s strapline to Doing Space Differently to reflect our unique ethos of agility, audacious creativity, innovation, and our deep rooted passion for promoting the use of space.

Navigation & GNSS-R

/what-we-do/navigation-gnss-r SSTL has a world-class reputation for navigation payloads, GNSS Reflectometry and GNSS receivers and antennas.

TechDemoSat-1 video from orbit captures view of Earth

/media-hub/latest-news/2014/techdemosat-1-video-from-orbit-captures-view-of-earth Press Release - TechDemoSat-1 video captures spectacular view of Earth and a flypast of the launcher

ESA Contracts with SSTL for Low Cost, Rapid Build HydroGNSS Climate Mission

/media-hub/latest-news/2021/esa-contracts-with-sstl-for-low-cost,-rapid-build-hydrognss-climate-mission Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL) and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a contract today for HydroGNSS, a 55kg small satellite to measure climate change variables. . It was awarded under ESA’s new Scout programme, set up to prove new concepts for Earth Observati...