Back then it was an ambitious team of 10 image processing experts, now it is a well-oiled team of 150 professionals who work in the research departments for remote sensing and environmental monitoring. The original core task – the processing of satellite images in all its forms – is a core activity but has been expanded with new technological research in the field of air data and the development of innovative information products and services.

VITO Remote Sensing helps ensure that space is not only at the service of science and the national governments, but also of the citizen, the farmer, the soil worker.