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Kitsat 3



KITSAT 3 was a South Korean remote sensing minisatellite. The satellite carried a MEIS (Multispectral Earth Imaging System) and a SENSE (Space ENvironment Scientific Experiment) instrument. The spatial resolution of MEIS was 15 m. SENSE will monitor the temperature and density of ionospheric plasma.

Alternate Names

  • 25757
  • Kitsat3

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1999-05-26
Launch Vehicle: PSLV
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India
Mass: 110 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (South Korea)


  • Space Physics
  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

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