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Kitsat B

Also called KO-25 or Oscar 25 or Woo-Ree-Byul Ee Ho


Designation 22830 / 93061H
Launch date 26 Sep 1993
Country of origin South Korea
Mission Telecommunications
Perigee/Apogee 787/803 km
Inclination 98.6°
Period 100.8 min
Launch vehicle Ariane V59
Mass at launch 47.5 kg

It carries CCD cameras, store/forward communication equipment (HAM radio) and a radiation detector.

External resources

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Technical data


Prime contractor SaTRec (Satellite Technology Research Center)
Platform SSTL (Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd.)
Mass at launch 50.5 kg
Mass in orbit  
Length 352 mm
Width 356 mm
Height 670 mm
Stabilization 3-axis (gravity gradient & magnetotorquer)
DC power  
Design lifetime 5 years

Frequency chart (MHz)

Downlink freq. Transponder/Beacon Mode
435.175 9600 bps FSK FM Digital
436.500 9600 bps FSK FM Digital

Uplink freq. Transponder/Beacon Mode
145.870 9600 bps FSK FM Digital
145.980 9600 bps FSK FM Digital

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