BackForward Satellite: CSG-1 

Satellite details
Acronym CSG-1
Full name COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation - 1
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 1st flight unit of the COSMO-SkyMed SG programme.
  • Main mission: surveillance and emergency management.
Mass at launch 2205 kg Dry mass 2050 kg
Power 19000 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data are distributed to institutional users by the Matera C-UGS (civilian) and the Pratica di Mare D-UGS (military).
  • Distribution to commercial users is performed by the e-GEOS company.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 619 km
ECT 05:46 asc


Space agency ASI
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 18 Dec 2019 EOL ≥2026
Last update: 2022-03-01
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 CSG-1

Acronym Full name
CSG-SAR COSMO-SkyMed Second Generation Synthetic Aperture Radar
Show instrument status and calibration
Satellite frequencies for Earth Observation, data transfer and platform communications and control
Earth observation MW frequencies
Service Sensing mode Frequency (GHz) Bandwidth (MHz) Polarisation Comments
SAR-2000 SG active 10 GHz - 9.6 GHz 0 MHz - X-band SAR