Remote sensing is gaining more prominence as the need to observe environmental changes increases and satellite technology improves. Following the latest trends and technology, Oikon has recognised this increasing demand and made an addition to existing solutions with ALOS-2 satellite imagery. As of March 2022, OIKON is an official distributor of ALOS-2 satellite imagery for Croatia.

ALOS-2 – the Advanced Land Observing Satellite-2 is a Japanese satellite launched in 2014. It provides high-resolution satellite imagery used for a range of purposes including capturing information about disaster conditions, agriculture, forestry, marine observation, and resource exploration.

The state-of-the-art L-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (PALSAR-2) aboard ALOS-2 is a high-performance microwave sensor capable of observing day and night and in all weather conditions. It detects movement on the ground below vegetation and does so with high accuracy and swiftly. It is currently one of the few satellites in the world that provides this type of data.

Photo: JAXA

The three characteristics of ALOS-2:

  1. Observation of Wide Areas on the Earth
  2. High-resolution Observation Regardless of Day or Night, Weather Conditions
  3. Disaster Response by Emergency Observation

Samples of ALOS-2 / PALSAR-2 products:

For more sample images, visit: link

How can we help you?

If you are a company or a researcher doing Earth Observation data analysis and processing and you need fast access to reliable and high-resolution SAR imagery for:

  • Land deformation and post-earthquake monitoring
  • Flood and landslide monitoring
  • Sea ice monitoring
  • Deforestation and forest ecosystem monitoring
  • Polar ice reduction analysis
  • Monitoring of agricultural land

ALOS-2 is a perfect source of Earth Observation data for your research and projects.

If you are in need of fast access to high-detail SAR imagery with a resolution up to 1m x 3m, weather independent acquisition, InSAR capabilities, and a vast image archive, we can help you, so please feel free to contact us at any time.

How do I order ALOS-2 satellite images?

ALOS-2 satellite images can be searched here.

After you have found the images you need to contact us here and we will get back to you with an offer.

The cost

The cost of such service varies, depending on many factors and is determined from case to case.

Please contact us here for consultations and an offer.

Learn more about ALOS-2 and its capabilities from the brochure provided by JAXA: link

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