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KMS 4

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2016-009A

Description

A North Korean earth observation satellite built by the National Aerospace Development Administration (NADA). Reportedly the satellite carries some earth observation equipment and has a weight of ~200 kg. Images from TV, allegedly of Kwangmyongsong 4, show a cubic body with two deployable unarticulated solar arrays and two camera appertures on the nadir side.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 
    Launch Vehicle: 
    Launch Site: ,

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown (North Korea)

    Disciplines

    • Other
    • Earth Science

    Additional Information

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

     
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