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Program: Orfeo

Optical and Radar Federated Earth Observation

Remote sensing program for French and Italian civilian and military users. The agreement was signed between the 2 countries in Jan 2001. Spain and Sweden are also interested.

It will comprise 2 components:
- optical payloads aboard 2 Pleiades satellites
- radar payloads aboard 4 Cosmo-Skymed satellites

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