Recent and Future Developments of the Sohae Satellite Launching Station

Military
, by , and While minor changes have taken place at Sohae Satellite Launching Station over the years, satellite imagery and other sources indicate that the roots of the recently announced modernization and expansion program likely date back to 2019. .. [aside align="right"]Image maps are specially produced geographic reference maps which utilize satellite imagery and Beyond…

Thermal Imagery Analysis of Continued Activity at Yongbyon

Nuclear Weapons
, by , , and LANDSAT 7 and LANDSAT 8 thermal infrared satellite imagery in January and February show that warm water is being discharged from the 5MWe reactor at Yongbyon, confirming that the reactor and its cooling system are in operation. Thermal patterns from the same period suggests that the IRT-DPRK reactor, the Radiochemistry Laboratory, and the centrifuge plant are occupied, but not necessarily operational, and not in a state of shutdown.