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IGS OPTICAL 5

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2015-015A

Description

The IGS Optical 5 ) is the first of the third generation Japanese optical reconnaissance satellite. The satellites are operated by the Cabinet Satellite Information Center. The satellite serves both Japan's national defense and civil natural disaster monitoring.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2015-03-26
    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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