Tech Partnership to Track Crime at Sea

New Space-Tech Partnership to Track Crime at Sea
Posted by: Joanna Jones
Two UK organisations have partnered to adapt satellite technology to track ships engaging in illegal activities.
Horizon Technologies, a Reading-based SME, and the Satellite Applications Catapult have signed a contract to adapt Horizon Technologies’ existing signals intelligence (SIGINT) system for use by the end of 2020.
Funded by Innovate UK, the IOD-3 AMBER satellite will be in orbit and operational before the end of next year.
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