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IGS 8A

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2013-002A

Description

GS 8A is a Japanese spy satellite. The radar-equipped satellite can take pictures of the ground day-and-night and in all weather conditions.

Alternate Names

  • IGS8A
  • 39061

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2013-01-27
Launch Vehicle: H-2A
Launch Site: Tanegashima, Japan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Japan)

Discipline

  • 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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