BackForward Satellite: SICH-2 

Satellite details
Acronym SICH-2
Full name SICH-2
Satellite Description
  • Single satellite of the SICH-2 programme.
  • Main mission: high resolution land observation.
  • Substantial contribution to Space weather.
Mass at launch 176 kg Dry mass
Power 90 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data distributed by the Ground Data Complex.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 700 km
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Space agency NSAU
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
  • Sich-2 stopped communicating with ground control on Dec. 12, 2012, as a result of a faulty power supply battery
Launch 17 Aug 2011 EOL 12 Dec 2012
Last update: 2017-01-05
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 SICH-2

Acronym Full name
MBEI Multi-Band Earth Imager
IREI Infra-Red Earth Imager
Potential Potential
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