CEOS EO HANDBOOK – MISSION SUMMARY - IOD-1 GEMS -
Full Name In Orbit Demonstration-1 / Global Environmental Monitoring Satellite Status Mission complete
Mission Agencies Orbital Micro Systems Ltd. Launch Date 17 Apr 2019
Mission Links mission site EOL Date 17 Apr 2021
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Orbit Type Inclined, non-sun-synchronous Orbit Period 92 minutes
Orbit Sense Orbit Inclination 51.6 deg
Orbit Altitude 400 km Orbit Longitude
Orbit LST Repeat Cycle
Objectives and Applications US-based OMS (Orbital Micro Systems Ltd.) will launch their microwave radiometer aboard the 3U CubeSat to retrieve temperature, humidity and precipitation measurements. If successful, OMS plans a 40-strong constellation of similar satellites.
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