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Sentinel-1B collision avoidance manoeuvres on 5 August 2018

06 August 2018

Collision avoidance manoeuvres were executed on Sentinel-1B on 5 August 2018 to reduce the risk of collision with an unknown object, potentially occurring at 09:33 UTC on 5 August.

Seven data download links through EDRS could not be executed; SAR acquisitions planned to be taken few hours before and after this event, and planned to be downlinked through EDRS, were affected.