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Spot 7

Also called Azersky


Designation 40053 / 14034A
Launch date 30 Jun 2014
Country of origin France
Mission Remote sensing
Perigee/Apogee 705 km, sun-synchronous
Inclination 98.2°
Period 98.7 min
Launch vehicle PSLV #23

Located at 180° of Spot 6
1.5 m resolution

The satellite ownership is to be transfered to the Azerbaijani satellite operator Azercosmos and renamed Azersky. The cooperation also include access to Spot 6, the construction of a ground segment to access Pleiades satellites, and training.

End of life

Out of service 2023
Cause Might have failed

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Technical data


Prime contractor Astrium
Platform Astrosat 500 mkII or Proteus
Mass at launch 714 kg
Mass in orbit  
Fuel mass  
Solar array  
Stabilization 3-axis
DC power  
Design lifetime 10 years

Identical to Spot 6

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