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SSTL S1-4

NSSDCA ID: 2018-071A
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Description

SSTL-S1 4 is identical to the three earlier satellites and is also built on SSTL's SSTL-300S1 platform. It has a mass of 450 kg and is capable of acquiring multiple targets in one pass, utilizing spot, strip and mosaic imaging modes and 45 degree off-pointing agility for a range of applications including urban planning, agricultural monitoring, land classification, natural resource management and disaster monitoring. The very high resolution imager on board the spacecraft has been designed by SSTL and will provide sub-one meter resolution images in panchromatic mode and sub-four meter resolution images in multispectral mode, with a swath width of about 24km.

Alternate Names

  • SSTLS14
  • 43618

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2018-09-16
Launch Vehicle: PSLV-CA
Launch Site: Sriharikota, India
Mass: 447 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (United Kingdom)

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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