Construction of the EXPO 2017 was shot from space
The course of construction of facilities of the EXPO 2017 was shot from the space. Also on the website of YouTube video with fascinating pictures of an exhibition has appeared. This information and video are posted on the page of JSC Kazakhstan Garysh Sapary in Facebook, BNews.kz reported.
The Kazakhstan spacecraft of remote sensing of Earth KazEOSat-1 and the French Galaxies spacecraft of the Airbus Defense and Space company during the period from 2015 to 2017 carried out shooting of the territory where construction of facilities of the International specialized EXPO 2017 exhibition in Astana was conducted.
In total for this period 21 space shootings of the specified area have been made (14 pictures with KA of "Galaxy", 7 – KA of "KazEOSat-1").
The Kazakhstan and French experts have in common carried out interpretation of the obtained data from pictures and have created the video in which dynamics of construction EXPO 2017 is reflected in Astana.
KazEOSat-1 (Kazakhstan Earth Observation Satellite - the Kazakhstan satellite of observation of Earth) - the first Kazakhstan satellite of remote sensing of Earth. Has been started from Guiana Space Centre (French Guiana) on April 30, 2014.
The satellite can carry out shooting with the resolution up to 1 meter (in the panchromatic mode) and to 4 meters (in the multispectral mode).