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NuSat 4

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2018-015D

Description

The Argentinian NuSat-4 ‘Ada’ (Aleph-1 4) and NuSat-5 ‘Maryam’ (Aleph-1 5) satellites are part of the Aleph-1 constellation that is being developed and operated by Satellogic S.A. The Aleph-1 constellation will consist of up to 25 satellites. The two satellites are almost identical to each other and have a mass of 37 kg, with dimensions 450mm x 450mm x 800mm. The primary objective of the mission is to commercially provide earth observation images to the general public in the visible and infrared parts of the spectrum.

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    Facts in Brief

    Launch Date: 2018-02-02
    Launch Vehicle: Long March 2D
    Launch Site: Jiuquan, Peoples Republic of China

    Funding Agency

    • Unknown Argentina

    Discipline

    • Earth Science

    Additional Information

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

     

    Personnel

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