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Satellite details
Acronym SEOSAR/Paz
Full name Satélite Español de Observación SAR (also Paz)
Satellite Description
  • Single flight unit of the SEOSAR/Paz programme.
  • Main missions: Earth observation and surveillance.
  • Significant contribution to temperature/humidity sounding and heavy precipitation detection (experimental).
Mass at launch 1341 kg Dry mass 1282 kg
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from HISDESAT on commercial basis.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 514 km
ECT 06:00 asc


Space agency MDECDTI
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
  • Launch scheduled not earlier than 30 January 2018.
Launch Jan 2018 EOL ≥2023
Last update: 2017-10-22
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on SEOSAR/Paz

Acronym Full name
SAR-X Synthetic Aperture Radar (X-band)
ROHPP Radio Occultations and Heavy Precipitation with PAZ
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Telecommunication frequency or microwave sensing channel information Show expert details
Service Dir or Mode Frequency Emission designator Bandwidth Polarisation D/A Data rate or Baseband Comments
IMAGER active 9650 MHz N/R  kHz TBD D   SAR-X