JSC Academician M.F. ReshetnevInformation Satellite Systems

In-orbit satellite control

Among the wide range of services that ISS-Reshetnev Company offers to its customers is in-orbit satellite control. The company’s specialists provide in-orbit service support for satellites throughout their mission lives from ISS-Reshetnev’s dedicated Information and Computation Center. They also monitor and control satellites’ health during their launch, injection, deployment, in-orbit testing, preparation to commissioning and delivery to designated orbital slots. Apart from that, the orbit maintenance and support provided by the company include complex orbital maneuvers, contingency and recovery operations, as necessary.

With many years’ experience in this area, the Reshetnev Company is capable of providing command, control and maintenance services to each satellite separately and the whole multi-satellite systems operating in all types of orbits. There is also the Central Command and Tracking Station “Zheleznogorsk” from which social-economic satellites built by ISS-Reshetnev Company and other Russian satellite providers are commanded and controlled.

Taking advantage of a great variety of state-of-the-art hardware and software available at ISS-Reshetnev’s Information and Computation Center and the Central Command and Tracking Station “Zheleznogorsk”, the company specialists can send satellite health and safety data from these centers to the Mission Control Centers of satellite operators.