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Satellite Programme


  • Category Satellites
  • Satellite Name DubaiSat-1

FACTS & FIGURES

  • Launched 29th October 2018 on board a H-IIA rocket from Tanegashima Space Centre, Japan.
  • Emirati Engineers: A Korean/Emirati team made up by 30% Emiratis.
  • Altitude: 613 km (low Earth orbit), Mass: 330 kg
  • Orbit speed: 98.1 minutes to complete one orbit of the Earth
  • Mission: Detailed 3Dimagery, with a GSD of 0.7 m panchromatic and 2.98 GSD in four multispectral bands

KHALIFASAT’S ADVANCED FEATURES

01
Enhanced digital camera
02
Fast download and communication system
03
Advanced target positioning system
04
Satellite positioning technique
05
Automatic satellite control system
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