BackForward Satellite: GF-9 

Satellite details
Acronym GF-9
Full name Gao Fen - 9
Satellite Description
  • 9th flight unit of the GF programme, actually launched 4th, following GF 1, 2 and 8.
  • Main mission: high-resolution land observation and disaster monitoring.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Power
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Data access information
  • TBD
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 650 km
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Space agency CNSA
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 14 Sep 2015 EOL ≥2023
Last update: 2018-04-02
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 GF-9

Acronym Full name
PMS-2 Panchromatic and Multi-spectral CCD Camera - 2
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