Satellites monitoring the war in Ukraine

Ukraine: The New Satellite War

  • Piecing together the facts based on geospatial and open source data
  • Eyes in the sky watching events on the ground as they unfold

The Ukraine crisis may be the first war being reported almost simultaneously ― by satellite and social media. Satellite imagery has helped reveal Russian troop movements and the destruction and humanitarian crisis. With communication satellites, Ukrainians are using smartphones to share photos and videos around the world. Professionals and ordinary citizens collaborate using satellite technology to conduct Open Source Intelligence. This documentary will look at how satellite technologies changed the war.

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