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KazEOSat 2

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2014-033A

Description

KazEOSat-2 (formerly known as KazMRES) has a mass of 180kg and is based on the SSTL-150 platform. It will deliver 77km swath, multi-spectral images with a resolution of 6.5 metres for agricultural and resource monitoring, disaster management and land use mapping. The spacecraft is the medium-resolution element of a civil space remote sensing system that also includes the high-resolution satellite, KazEOSat-1, built by Airbus Defence and Space. The contract with SSTL also included a license agreement for non-commercial reproduction of the SSTL-150 platform in Kazakhstan.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2014-06-19
    Launch Vehicle: Dnepr
    Launch Site: Yasni, Russia
    Mass: 177 kg

    Discipline

    • Earth Science

    Additional Information

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

     
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