Applications & Services
Observing our environment from space has revolutionized our understanding of the planet, and our ability to protect it.
CLS, a subsidiary of CNES and CNP, is a worldwide company and pioneer provider of monitoring and surveillance solutions for the Earth since 1986. Our mission is to deploy innovative space-based solutions to understand and protect our planet, and to manage its resources sustainably.
CLS works in 5 strategic areas of activity :
We provides satellite services based on location and environmental data collection, observation of the oceans and continental waters, and monitoring of land and maritime activities:
- 80,000 beacons per month (drifting buoys, animal tags, VMS beacons, LRIT tracking, etc.).
- More than 20 instruments onboard satellites dailyNearly 130 satellites deliver daily information to CLS about the state of the planet and its activities.
- Nearly 130 satellites deliver daily information to CLS about the state of the planet and its activities.
- Nearly 10,000 radar images are processed each year.