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Skysat 3

Also called Skysat C1


Designation 41601 / 16040C
Launch date 22 Jun 2016
Country of origin United States
Mission Remote sensing
Perigee/Apogee 506/510 km
Inclination 97.5°
Period 94.6 min
Launch vehicle PSLV #36

First of a series of 19 satellites. Could be used to test lower altitude, around 400 km

downlink: 8025-8400 MHz at 480 Mbps
uplink: 2025-2110 MHz

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Technical data


Prime contractor SS/L
Mass at launch < 100 kg
Dry mass  
Dimension 60 x 60 x 80 cm
Solar array  
DC power  
Design lifetime  

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