BackForward Satellite: PRISMA 

Satellite details
Acronym PRISMA
Full name PRecursore IperSpettrale della Missione Applicativa
Satellite Description
  • Single flight unit of the PRISMA programme.
  • Main mission: vegetation process study.
Mass at launch 550 kg Dry mass
Power 350 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information

Data available from the Instrument Data Handling System (IDHS) in Matera, Italy.

Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 614 km
ECT 10:30 desc


Space agency ASI
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
  • Launch scheduled for December 2018.
Launch Dec 2018 EOL ≥2023
Last update: 2018-10-10
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 PRISMA

Acronym Full name
HYC HYperspectral Camera
PAN Panchromatic Camera
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