BackForward Satellite: ALOS-3 

Satellite details
Acronym ALOS-3
Full name Advanced Land Observing Satellite - 3
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 3rd flight unit of the ALOS programme.
  • Main mission: high resolution land observation.
Mass at launch 3000 kg Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • TBD
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 669 km
ECT 10:30 desc


Space agency JAXA
Status Lost at launch
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 06 Mar 2023 EOL 06 Mar 2023
Last update: 2023-03-07
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on ALOS-3

Acronym Full name
WISH Wide-Swath and High-Resolution Optical Imager
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