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Tacsat 3



Tacsat 3 is an experimental US military satellite carrying a hyperspectral imager. The satellite was launched on-board a Minotaur 1 rocket on 19 May 2009 at 23:55 UT from Wallops.

Alternate Names

  • 35001
  • Tacsat3

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2009-05-19
Launch Vehicle: Minotaur 1
Launch Site: Wallops Island, United States


  • Surveillance and Other Military
  • Engineering

Additional Information

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

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