BackForward Satellite: GISAT-2 

Satellite details
Acronym GISAT-2
Full name Geostationary Hyperspectral Imager Satellite - 2
Satellite Description
  • 2nd flight unit of the GISAT programme.
  • Main mission: high-resolution frequent sampling of land and vegetation.
Mass at launch 2100 kg Dry mass 1000 kg
Power
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Data access information
  • TBD.
Orbit Geostationary orbit Altitude 35786 km
Longitude 83° E

 

Space agency ISRO
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
  • Launch scheduled for July 2020.
Launch Jul 2020 EOL ≥2027
Last update: 2020-02-25
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 GISAT-2

Acronym Full name
MX-VNIR Multi-spectral Visible Near Infrared
HyS-VNIR Hyperspectral Imager - Visible Near Infrared
HyS-SWIR Hyperspectral Imager - Short Wave Infrared
MX-LWIR Multispectral - Long Wave Infrared
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Satellite Field of View

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