On October 9 in the morning, the small satellite PRETTY was launched into its orbit around 550 kilometers above the earth. On board is a highly accurate radiation measuring instrument from AIT.
Launch of the Vega-C rocket with the climate satellite PRETTY on board. © ESA, Arianespace, CNES
This satellite is currently orbiting the earth © TU Graz - Lunghammer
PRETTY collect signals directly transmitted in space as well as signals reflected from earth. © PRETTY-Projektkonsortium/TU Graz