Urthecast

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    UrtheCast is a Vancouver-based Canadian company that will distribute the operational software for the first publicly accessible high definition cameras installed on the International Space Station. The company went public on the Toronto Stock Exchange in June 2013. (Traded as TSX: UR)

    The two cameras currently in orbit (as of 2015) that are top of ISS are  – Iris, a full-color ultra HD video camera and Theia, pushbroom imagery camera. The generation 2 cameras, that are HRC-DM, a dual-mode optical camera and SAR-XL, a synthetic aperture radar sensor.