BackForward Satellite: EgyptSat-A 

Satellite details
Acronym EgyptSat-A
Full name EgyptSat-A
Satellite Description
  • 3rd flight unit of the EgyptSat programme.
  • Main mission: land observation and disaster monitoring.
Mass at launch 1050 kg Dry mass
Power
Data access link http://www.narss.sci.eg
Data access information
  • Data are distributed by the Egyptian ground control station of the National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Science (NARSS) in Cairo.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 668 km
ECT 10:30 desc

 

Space agency NARSS
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
  • Launch scheduled for 7 February 2019.
Launch Feb 2019 EOL ≥2024
Last update: 2018-12-06
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on EgyptSat-A

Acronym Full name
MSI Multispectral imager
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