CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - SSETI -
Full Name (Student Space Education and Technology Initiative) Express Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies ESA Launch Date 27 Oct 2005
Mission Links EOL Date 27 Oct 2005
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog #
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Orbit Type Orbit Period 98.5 minutes
Orbit Sense Ascending Orbit Inclination 98.3 deg
Orbit Altitude 686 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications The satellite serves as a testbed and technology demonstrator for another larger scale mission, namely ESEO (European Student Earth Orbiter). it is also used to take images of the Earth's surface and to try to involve the amateur radio community, in the downlink of housekeeping and payload data.
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