The Sodern HYDRA-CP is a star tracker designed for space applications. It consists of lenses made of radiation-hardened glasses.

HYDRA-CP has the software integrated into the spacecraft processor and can be made available for any processor.

It also consists of a HAS-2 (CMOS) detector with a thermo-electric cooler as well as baffle protection for direct sun and earth illumination.

Flight heritage

The Sodern HYDRA-CP system has achieved flight heritage since 2014.

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Last updated: 2022-09-08




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