NorthBase is a privately owned company with transparent, secure and flexible Ground Station as a Service (GSaaS) offering from Finland which is known for its high technology and data security together with transparency and political stability.
NorthBase1 – Tampere
Our first ground station is located in Tampere, 61 ½ degrees northern latitude. We offer RX and TX on UHF and VHF bands with yagi antennas. The station is primarily intended for LEOP phase operation and small payload downlink needs. NorthBase1 is operational in mid-2022.
NorthBase2 – Muonio
Our second ground station is a 3,9m cassegrain antenna located in Muonio, 68 degrees northern latitude. We offer RX and TX on S band and RX on X band. NorthBase2 is operational in summer 2022.
NorthBase Arctic Ground Segment – NAGS
NorthBase Arctic Ground Segment, NAGS in Lavivaara – where “vaara” stands for Lappish mountain – is situated 68½ degrees north and offers unobstructed 360 degree view to zero elevation. Building of Lavivaara space center will commence in secon half of 2022. It is able to cater also larger and technically demanding needs, including offices, computing center and space for researchers.