BackForward Satellite Programme: SICH 2 

Programme details
Programme description
  • Satellite programme, for land observation.
  • Ukrainian programme: developed for the National Space Agency of Ukraine (NSAU), now renamed State Space Agency of Ukraine (SSAU).
  • The platforms are actively stabilised over 3 axes.
  • The design life time is 5 years.
  • The satellite exploits a sunsynchronous orbit around 11:00.
  • See detailed description at
Data circulation
  • All data concentrated to a Ground Data Complex for processing and distribution.
Agencies NSAU
Programme lifetime 2011 - 2027
Associated satellites and instruments

Note: red tag => no longer operational , green tag => operational , blue tag => planned