BackForward Satellite: ASNARO-2 

Satellite details
Acronym ASNARO-2
Full name Advanced Satellite with new system ARchitecure for Observation - 2
Satellite Description
  • 2nd flight unit of the ASNARO programme.
  • Main mission: high resolution land observation.
Mass at launch 570 kg Dry mass 525 kg
Power 1300 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data distributed from the Data Centre.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 500 km
ECT 06:00 desc


Space agency USEFNECMETI
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 17 Jan 2018 EOL ≥2023
Last update: 2019-10-27
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 ASNARO-2

Acronym Full name
XSAR X-band Synthetic Aperture Radar
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Telecommunication frequency or microwave sensing channel information Show expert details
Service Dir or Mode Frequency Emission designator Bandwidth Polarisation D/A Data rate or Baseband Comments
XSAR active 9300 - 9300 MHz N/R  kHz - A   X-band SAR