Know the ground-based infrastructure necessary to support the operation of satellites, including the operation of spacecraft in orbit; receive and process satellite data.
elements of the ground segment
ground segment facilities
spacecraft ground-based control systems
satellite ground infrastructure
ground-based control systems for spacecraft and satellites
Skill reusability level
Relationships with occupations
Ground segment is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:
Aviation ground systems engineer: Aviation ground systems engineers are in charge of supervising the maintenance of the equipment of the airport, for example, the visual aids, airport electrical systems, luggage systems, security systems, pavements, drainage, maintenance of unpaved areas and equipment and vehicles.
Ground segment is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.
- Ground segment – ESCO