About ICARUS Global Observation System GmbH (I-GOS)


The I-GOS company was established in order to provide technical solutions and programming support for the ‚ICARUS Initiative‘, the space based observation of animals, initiated by the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology (MPIO) in Radolfzell, Germany.

What we do

I-GOS provides user-specific products and services for data transmission and analyses.  We aim to identify new fields of application and create the technological innovations necessary to allow researchers to do so.

I-GOS offers its products and services to scientific users, national and international authorities and organisations, and for commercial users.


The I-GOS team consists of leading experts from the world of space engineering and technology partnered with researchers and scientists at the cutting-edge of their fields.