Norwegian Space Centre

The Norwegian Space Centre (NSC) is a government agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry. NSC promotes the development, co-ordination and evaluation of national space activities as well as supports Norwegian interests in the European Space Agency (ESA).  

The NSC is the owner of the Norwegian AIS satellite AISSat-1 and the forthcoming AISSat-2 and NORSAT-1. 

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Satellite-based AIS

Satellite-based AIS

The AISSat-1 satellite keeps its eye on shipping traffic in Norwegian and international waters.

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