Spaceborne Instruments

Jena-Optronik belongs to the pioneers of multi-spectral space cameras and 3D imaging systems.

Today’s main emphasis is on the application of opto-electronic subsystems for optical space instruments.

We successfully entered the market of satellite-based earth observation instruments with the development of the multi-spectral imagers. Due to this heritage we became a supplier of components for Sentinel-2, -3, -4 and -5 within the European Copernicus program.

Copernicus Earth monitoring program - a great success due also to the contribution by the team at Jena

On 25 April 2018 the Sentinel-3B, built by Thales Alenia Space was launched as part of the European Copernicus earth monitoring program with technology supplied by the aerospace company Jena-Optronik GmbH and is sending its first Images.

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Space mission to the future: Sierra Nevada Corporation selected rendezvous and docking sensor technology from Jena

German-based space company Jena-Optronik was tapped as a supplier for the next generation spacecraft, the reusable Dream Chaser® spacecraft

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Konnichiwa, successful exhibition in Tokyo

From October, 12-15 2016 we presented us and our products on a GErman Joint booth together with DLR and OHB at the Japan Aerospace Exhibition, Tokyo

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Welcome!

Today’s generation requires a more in-depth knowledge of the world than the previous generation ever did. By exploring space, we are able to discover, survey and understand our home planet. On our updated website, we intend to give you an insight into the world of aerospace and the technology Jena-Optronik produces. Accompany us on our journey!

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Space: It’s all around us

Space inspires us all and creates a wealth of knowledge

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Events

  • April, 25-29 2018
    ILA Innovation Aerospace Leadership, Berlin
  • April, 16-19 2018
    Space Symposium, Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA