Ergebnisse für Schlüsselwort "Sternensensor"

Jena-Optronik Sternensensor

Jena-Optronik Sternensensor

Star Sensor – The Eye of the Satellite

That space is romantically called an ocean of stars, is not by chance. In the 16th century, seafarers and explorers used the fixed stars in the sky for navigation and orientation. Modern satellite technology also uses the starlit sky to find out the exact position. But who manufactures the corresponding technology? A market leader in this discipline is the Thuringian company Jena-Optronik GmbH. Their star sensors function as the eyes of the satellites. Design & Data produced a film which leads through the fascinating world of the star sensor and visualises the concept.

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