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RESTEC resumes CROSS-EX, search/order system for ALOS images


Remote Sensing Technology Center would like to announce reopen of CROSS-EX, search/order system for ALOS images, with improved security features on December 18, 2012.

CROSS-EX website

The server of CROSS-EX has been down since Monday, November 26, 2012 due to illegal access.
After a comprehensive investigation, we confirmed that no customer information was leaked from the server due to the attack.

We will immediately announce resume of CROSS system, search/order system for other satellite images than ALOS on our website as soon as it is completely recovered.
Until then, we will continue to accept orders for non-ALOS images by email.
Please contact us at

We sincerely apologize to our customers and related parties for any troubles and concerns.