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Satellite details
Acronym HY-3A
Full name Hai Yang 3A
Satellite Description
  • 1st flight unit of the HY-3 programme.
  • Main mission: all-weather ocean observation by SAR
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data distributed by NSOAS.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude TBD
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Space agency NSOASCAST
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2019 EOL ≥2027
Last update: 2016-12-09
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

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