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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.

Alternate Names

  • 43195
  • Ada
  • Aleph-1 4
  • NuSat4

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

 
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