BackForward Satellite: GHOSt-2 

Satellite details
Acronym GHOSt-2
Full name Global Hyperspectral Observation Satellite 2
Satellite Description
  • Main mission for atmospheric chemistry
  • Substantial contribution to land surface studies
Mass at launch Dry mass 91.4 kg
Data access link
Data access information
  • Data available from OSK
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 525 km


Space agency OSK
Status Commissioning
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 15 Apr 2023 EOL ≥2028
Last update: 2023-05-02
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 GHOSt-2

Acronym Full name
GHOSt-Imager GHOSt-Imager
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