State-of-the-Art Facility for Processing Data

The space reconnaissance center is a main information source supporting the intelligence and the military in the UAE. Using the Universal Ground Station (UGS) to task and downlink imagery, the center has the ability to access remote sensing satellites, which provide detailed and accurate information. UGS is an end-to-end, turnkey remote sensing system capable of tasking, receiving, processing, analyzing and disseminating satellite and aerial imagery data. Within minutes, high-speed processing systems view and analyze this abundance of image data harvested from space.

 UGS is composed of four key segments: