3CAT-5/A, FSSCat A
Mission information
Name
3CAT-5/A, FSSCat A
Alternate Names
TYVAK 0161
Satellite ID
CHKH-0088-8886-9724-9925
NORAD ID
46292
Country of Origin

Spain

Status
Satellite alive
Operational

Satellite is in orbit and operational

Image
3CAT-5/A, FSSCat A
Mission timeline
Launch Date
2020-09-03T00:00:00+00:00
Description

FSSCat A and B or 3Cat 5A and 5B, are two 6U CubeSat developed at the Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC) to collect data to complement the Copernicus Sentinels and, in particular, to support the Copernicus Land and Marine Environment services using a state-of-the-art dual microwave payload as well as a multispectral optical payload. Also it is to demonstrate Inter-Satellite Links (ISL) with a Laser Communication Payload.

Type
Transmitter
Downlink Frequency
401337000
Frequency Coordination
ITU Coordinated
Most Recent Observers
Observer Latest Data
SP7THR-UHF-KO10an 2021-12-06 20:19:50 UTC
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Orbital Elements
Latest Two-Line Element (TLE)
TLE Source
Celestrak (active)
TLE Set
1 46292U 20061W   21341.63058671  .00000700  00000+0  45948-4 0  9999
2 46292 97.4708 51.0108 0004050 150.0987 210.0475 15.10788579 69470
3CAT-5/A, FSSCat A Suggestion
Name
3CAT-5/A, FSSCat A
NORAD ID
46292
Alternative Names
TYVAK 0161
Description
FSSCat A and B or 3Cat 5A and 5B, are two 6U CubeSat developed at the Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (UPC) to collect data to complement the Copernicus Sentinels and, in particular, to support the Copernicus Land and Marine Environment services using a state-of-the-art dual microwave payload as well as a multispectral optical payload. Also it is to demonstrate Inter-Satellite Links (ISL) with a Laser Communication Payload.
image
Satellite image
status
alive
countries
launched
Sept. 3, 2020, midnight