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Perusat 1

Also called PerúSat


Designation 41770 / 16058A
Launch date 16 Sep 2016
Country of origin Peru
Mission Remote sensing
Perigee/Apogee 694 km, sun-synchronous
Inclination 98.2°
Period 98.7 min
Launch vehicle Vega #VV07

For CONIDA, the Peruvian Space Agency. Was delivered with a ground station and image processing facility. The gorvernment commented after a year that the costs of the program were recovered after only one year (over 71000 images taken).

High resolution: 70 cm

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Technical data


Prime contractor Airbus DS
Platform AstroBus S450
Mass at launch 450 kg
Dry mass  
Solar array  
DC power  
Design lifetime 10 years

It carries a latest-generation silicon carbide optical sensor: New AstroSat Optical Modular Instrument (NAOMI)

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