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Healthsat 1



Healthsat 1 was a U.K./U.S.A. microsatellite that was launched along with SPOT 3 (93-061A). It was intended to relay medical emergency information from Africa to hospitals and health documentation centers.

Alternate Names

  • 22827
  • Healthsat1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1993-09-26
Launch Vehicle: Ariane
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana
Mass: 50 kg

Funding Agencies

  • Unknown (United States)
  • Unknown (United Kingdom)


  • Communications

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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