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Ocean-O


Okean-O satellite was deployed into orbit on July 17, 1999. The satellite is designed for receiving of remote sensing data, which is crucial for research of natural resources of Earth and world Ocean, its mission also includes ecological monitoring and management of externalities (weather forecast, hazards prevention).

Application:

    • Monitoring flora and soil conditions,
    • Surveys of atmosphere and oceans,
    • Research of ice-covered surfaces,
    • Study of physical and geological structures, and
    • Weather forecast.
    • weather and climate forecast.

FEATURES:

 

Space vehicle

Okean-O

Mass, tonnes

6,2

Orbit features:

altitude, km

inclination, degrees

 

675

98

Useful lifetime, years

3

Launch vehicle

Zenit-2

 

 
10/09/2018: International Workshop on satellite navigation was held in SSAU