CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - STSat-1 -
Full Name Science and Technology Satellite-1 Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies SI Launch Date 27 Sep 2003
Mission Links EOL Date 15 Oct 2005
EO Portal Info NORAD Catalog #
International Designator
Orbit Type Sun-synchronous Orbit Period 98.5 minutes
Orbit Sense Orbit Inclination 98.2 deg
Orbit Altitude 686 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications The objective is to develop and test a minisatellite bus, along with a new star sensor in a three-axis attitude control subsystem, to demonstrate the performance of new science instruments, and to deploy a newly developed DCS (Data Collection System).
Mission Measurements
Mission Instruments
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