Under the strict observation of the German TanDEM-X radar satellite, researchers from the Canada Centre for Mapping and Earth Observation (CCMEO) found that fast-driving Ice Road Trucks cause wavelike elevations and depressions in the ice crust. However, the study was not focused on speed measurements, but on the question, to which extent the DLR satellite TanDEM-X can be used to support the ice road management.
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