Full Name Advanced Research and Global Observation Satellite Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies DoD (USA) Launch Date 23 Feb 1999
Mission Links EOL Date 31 Jul 2003
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog #
International Designator
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 101.4 minutes
Orbit Sense Orbit Inclination 98.7 deg
Orbit Altitude 846 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST 14:00 Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications The objective was to demonstrate several new space technologies and to fly payloads for global Earth sensing and celestial observations. The ARGOS satellite has provided a tremendous payoff in critical technologies such as imaging, satellite propulsion and space-based computing.
Mission Measurements
Mission Instruments
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Chemical, meteorological and other data from bottle casts and other instruments from the ARGOS, Arni ...
Physical and other data from CTD and bottle casts from MULTIPLE PLATFORMS from the North Atlantic Oc ...

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