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We are a company providing engineering services to the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Space Operations Centre (ESOC) in the Navigation Support Office (OPS-GN). We also aim to offer GPS profesional short courses in the Canary Islands, thus offering first class technical instruction with the wonderful surroundings of our beautiful islands.
Our company concentrates on providing off-site engineering services using the internet to participate in software developments, technical documentation, system improvements, validations, etc.
SAC has just completed the installation at the IAC (La Laguna, Tenerife) of the MPO precipitable water vapour estimation system for the Roque Observatory in La Palma for the IAC Sky Quality Group. This system uses the GPS data available from La Palma to estimate the PVW in real-time and in Final mode.
SAC has started a collaboration with the ULPGC and the ITC in the area of Earth Observation to calculate and predict the solar radiation on the surface in the region of North West Africa, the Canary island and Cape Verde in the presence of frequent sand storm events form the Sahara desert.