02/25/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 02/26/2021 06:19
February 25, 2021, 13:40 GMT
Roscosmos continues monitoring the emergencies via the Russian orbit group. During the period from February 18 to February 25, 2021, over 1 million square kilometers of data was sent to Russia's Emergencies Ministry with about 126 thousand square kilometers of data was sent to the International Charter on Space & Major Disasters.
At the request of Russia's Emergencies Ministry, the following events were monitored during the abovementioned period:
As part of the International Charter on Space & Major Disasters activities, the satellites monitored the following events:
Based on the natural and technological disasters media coverage worldwide, the following events were scheduled for satellite observations:
Roscosmos continues prompt cooperation with Russian Emergencies Ministry for timely reacting to flooding or fires and performing space monitoring of the affected territories.