GESTRA- German Experimental Space Surveillance and Tracking Radar

24/09/2019

World premiere: GESTRA - New capabilities in space surveillance in Germany.

This radar system monitors the near-earth orbit, locates, maps space debris and satellites in the orbits of space.

Project details:

  • Project: GESTRA
  • AlpinaTec task: development, design, software, commissioning

  • Client: Fraunhofer Institute for High Frequency Physics and Radar Technology