Kiruna station

Kiruna station

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Credit: EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY,S. Corvaja/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

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Caption: Kiruna station. KIR-1 antenna at the European Space Agency's (ESA) Kiruna station, Salmijarvi, Sweden. The Kiruna S-band and X-band station primarily supports the European Remote Sensing (ERS) satellites, ERS-1 and ERS-2. It is equipped for tracking, telemetry and command operations as well as for reception, recording, processing and dissemination of data from the sensor instruments on-board the two satellites. It is locate 38 kilometres east of Kiruna, Sweden.

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