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ESSAIM 4

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2004-049F

Description

ESSAIM 4 is one of four French military microsatellites, each of mass 120 kg. They are demonstration models to map the "electro-magnetic environment of the Earth's surface". The design of the next generation ESSAIMs will be based on the performance of the models.

Alternate Names

  • 28497
  • 2004-049F
  • ESSAIM4

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2004-12-18
Launch Vehicle: Ariane 5G
Launch Site: Kourou, French Guiana

Funding Agency

  • Unknown France

Discipline

  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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

 

Personnel

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