Satellite Surveying and Mapping Application Center,NASG


The Satellite Surveying and Mapping Application Center of National Administration of Surveying Mapping and Geo-information of China, established in December,2009, is a central financial subsidized institution affiliated to National Administration ofSurveying Mapping and Geo-information of China.
The SASMAC is mainly responsible for studying and formulating development plans of satellite surveying and mapping application, establishment, management, assurance of surveying and mapping satellite application system and data processing, it also carries out other related scientific research works.Presently, SASMAC is mainly engaged in the construction of application system of ZY-3 satellite, China’s first civilian stereo mapping satellite, studying of key technology of satellite surveying and mapping application, working out application policies and specifications of ZY-3 satellite, formulating development strategies and plans of surveying and mapping satellite, satellite application and emergency surveying and mapping.


The SASMAC aims at becoming a national processing and service center of satellite surveying and mapping application with a high international reputation.