SkySat-2 releases first images

SkySat-2 releases first images

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US: Merely two days after its launch, Skybox Imaging’s SkySat-2 earth observation satellite has released its first imagery. The images capture Bangor, Maine and Port-au-Prince, Haiti. These images were taken within 48 hours of launch and are not yet calibrated or tuned.

SkySat-2 captured this imagery of Baikonur Consmodrome Khazkhstan from where it was launched
Above: SkySat-2 captured this imagery of Baikonur Consmodrome Khazkhstan from where it was launched
SkySat-2's view of Bongor Maine
Above: Bongor Maine

SkySat-2 system's tuning and calibration is expected to continue for several months.

Source: Skybox Imaging