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Satellite details
Acronym Göktürk-1A
Full name Göktürk-1A
Satellite Description
  • Satellite of the Göktürk series, dedicated to Earth observation.
  • Main mission: high-resolution land observation for surveillance.
Mass at launch 1100 kg Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from Tübitak-Uzay.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 700 km
ECT 10:30 asc


Space agency TÜBITAK-UZAY
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 05 Dec 2016 EOL ≥2023
Last update: 2022-10-24
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 Göktürk-1A

Acronym Full name
HiRI High-Resolution Imager
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