Innovative Geospatial-Information Technologies To Support Warfighters Needs

TanDEM-X: A New Era Of Global Digital Elevation Data Provision

Issue 33

With the most recent and upcoming high resolution radar and optical spatial sensors and missions in Europe, the future for commercial GEO-Information Services to meet warfighters´ needs in operations is very promising. The world in 3D, a void-free and reliable elevation model with a relative vertical accuracy of better than 2 m will be available soon. Very high resolution commercial geospatial products and services meeting requirements across the ISR-value chain will become reality.