BackForward Satellite: BILSat 

Satellite details
Acronym BILSat
Full name BILTEN Satellte
Satellite Description
  • Single flight unit of the BILSat programme.
  • Main mission: land observation for disaster monitoring.
Mass at launch 129 kg Dry mass 110 kg
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data openly available through the DMC agreement.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 686 km
ECT 10:30 asc


Space agency TÜBITAK-UZAY
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 27 Sep 2003 EOL 15 Aug 2006
Last update: 2015-07-27
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 BILSat

Acronym Full name
COBAN Multiband Camera
MSIS Multispectral Imaging System
PanCam Panchromatic Camera
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