Community Initiative for Continuing Earth Radio Occultation
Constellation of nano-satellites (6U CubeSat), designed for maintaining up to 24 flight units.
Orbit heights ranging from 500 to 700 km, and various orbit inclinations, depending on the launch of opportunity.
Main missions: radio occultation sounding.
Substantial contribution to Space weather
Mass at launch
Data access link
no link provided
Data access information
The data are made available by GeoOptics, Pasadena, CA, USA, on a commercial basis.
Details on Status
8 flight units launched as of 3 September 2020 (CICERO 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10 and OSM-1 CICERO).
23 Jun 2017
Associated satellite programme and related satellites
Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational ,
blue tag : future
All known Instruments flying on
CION CICERO Instrument for GNSS-RO
Show instrument status and calibration