BackForward Satellite: Pléiades-Neo A 

Satellite details
Acronym Pléiades-Neo A
Full name Pléiades-Neo A
Satellite Description
  • First flight unit of the Pléiades-Neo constellation.
  • Main mission: high resolution land observation.
  • Substantial contribution to disasters monitoring.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Direct image read-out at appointed ground receiving stations.
  • Archived images from the digital platform OneAtlas.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 620 km
ECT 10:30 desc


Space agency Airbus
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
  • Launch scheduled for 16 April 2021.
Launch Apr 2021 EOL ≥2031
Last update: 2021-02-24
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 Pléiades-Neo A

Acronym Full name
Pléiades-Neo Pléiades-Neo
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