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CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - CARBONITE-2 -
Full Name CARBONITE-2
aka CBNT-2
Status Currently being flown
Mission Agencies UKSA Launch Date 12 Jan 2018
Mission Links mission site EOL Date Dec 2018
EO Portal Info
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 94.6 minutes
Orbit Sense Ascending Orbit Inclination 97.5 deg
Orbit Altitude 500 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 10:30 Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications Optical video imaging in a technology demonstration mission. Second satellite in the CARBONITE series of technology demonstration missions designed to demonstrate rapid-build techniques and to test COTS components and new avionics in orbit.
Mission Measurements
CategoryParameterInstrument(s)
LandMulti-purpose imagery (land) CARBONITE-2 Imager
Mission Instruments
CARBONITE-2 Imager - CARBONITE-2 Imager
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