The last days of year 2000 were extraordinarily hectic for Kongsberg Spacetec's contracts department. During those hectic days as much as 4 contracts was signed, with a value of more than 15 MNOK.
The delivery consists of equipment for acquisition and processing of data from radar and meteorological satellites. The customers are in Israel, Egypt, South Korea and Turkey. The success was not as surprise, but a result of a strategic decision to enter this market made 2-3 years ago. The contract will strengthen Kongsberg Spacetec`s position as one of the world leading suppliers of ground stations for meteorological and environmental satellites.