ground segment


Know the ground-based infrastructure necessary to support the operation of satellites, including the operation of spacecraft in orbit; receive and process satellite data.

Alternative label

  • ground segment facilities

  • elements of the ground segment

  • ground-based segment

  • spacecraft ground-based control systems

  • ground-based control systems for spacecraft and satellites

  • control segment

  • satellite ground infrastructure

  • ground-based infrastructure

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • occupation specific skills and competences

Broader skills/competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of



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