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EgyptSat 1



EgyptSat 1 is an Egyptian minisatellite that was launched by Dnepr rocket from Baikonur at 07:02 UT on 17 April 2007. The 100 kg minisatellite carries a multispectral imager for Earth observations, stores the data on-board and forwards them over Egypt.

Alternate Names

  • 31117
  • EgyptSat1

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2007-04-17
Launch Vehicle: Dnepr
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Egypt)


  • Earth Science

Additional Information

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

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