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SAR Lupe 3



Sar Lupe 3 is a German military radar reconnaissance craft that was launched by a Kosmos-3M rocket from Plesetsk on 01 November 2007. The 720 kg craft carries a X-band and S-band transmitters to provide one-meter resolution images. It is the third of an eventual five-craft constellation.

Alternate Names

  • 32283
  • SARLupe3

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2007-11-01
Launch Vehicle: Kosmos-3M
Launch Site: Plesetsk, Russia

Funding Agency

  • Bundesministerium der Verteidigung (Federal Republic of Germany)


  • Surveillance and Other Military

Additional Information

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

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