Specialists of Azercosmos OJSC, the premier satellite operator in the Caucasus, have been trained in France in strategic partnership with the French company Airbus Defence and Space. Training that covered both theoretical and practical knowledge was provided by experienced technical experts of Airbus group of companies on observation satellites.
The training covered topics such as the management of Azersky, the first observation satellite of Azerbaijan, satellite programming, processing of satellite images and the possibility of using them for different purposes, and qualitative analysis of the images.
Along with the theoretical and practical parts of the training, experts of Airbus Defence and Space, and Azercosmos together carried out real operations on Azersky satellite and SPOT 6 satellite with similar system. At the end of the training, Azercosmos employees, who successfully completed the training, were awarded certificates.
“The staff of Azercosmos is composed of professionals and talented people, who benefited greatly from the training,” said Christian Renou, project manager of training at Airbus Defence and Space.
The use of theoretical and practical knowledge gained from the training will enable to get more successful results in the direction of the management of Azersky satellite, increasing the accuracy of image processing , optimal planning of the mission of satellite using minimal resources.