BackForward Satellite: ALTIUS 

Satellite details
Acronym ALTIUS
Full name Atmospheric Limb Tracker for Investigation of the Upcoming Stratosphere
Satellite Description
  • Single unit of the ALTIUS programme
  • Main mission: high-vertical-resolution ozone and aerosol in the UT/LS
  • Possible contribution to the observation of some other species
Mass at launch 266 kg Dry mass 254 kg
Power
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Data access information

TBD

Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 690 km
ECT 10:00 desc

 

Space agency ESABIRA
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2025 EOL ≥2028
Last update: 2021-10-27
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 ALTIUS

Acronym Full name
ALTIUS Atmospheric Limb Tracker for Investigation of the Upcoming Stratosphere
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