Posts By
Rob Zimmerman

Curious Planeteer working to make the Earth's changes visible, accessible and actionable.

There Goes the Satellite


I work in satellite operations—my official title at Planet is “Flock Shepherd”. Part of my job is to help commission our Dove satellites as they enter space, and monitor their health and operations during their life cycle in orbit. Fourteen Doves were deployed from the International Space Station the week of July […]