BackForward Satellite: CSG-1 

Satellite details
Acronym CSG-1
Full name COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation - 1
Satellite Description
  • 1st flight unit of the COSMO-SkyMed SG programme.
  • Main mission: surveillance and emergency management.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data are distributed to institutional users by the Matera C-UGS (civilian) and the Pratica di Mare D-UGS (military).
  • Distribution to commercial users is performed by the e-GEOS company.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 620 km
ECT 06:00 asc


Space agency ASI
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
  • Launch scheduled for November 2019.
Launch Nov 2019 EOL ≥2026
Last update: 2019-08-14
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 CSG-1

Acronym Full name
SAR-2000 S.G. Synthetic Aperture Radar 2000 Secong Generation (X-band)
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Service Dir or Mode Frequency Emission designator Bandwidth Polarisation D/A Data rate or Baseband Comments
IMAGER active 9600 MHz N/R  kHz TBD D   SAR-2000 SG