BackForward Satellite: Göktürk-2 

Satellite details
Acronym Göktürk-2
Full name Göktürk-2
Satellite Description
  • Satellite of the Göktürk series, dedicated to Earth observation.
  • Main mission: high-resolution land observation for surveillance.
Mass at launch 450 kg Dry mass 408 kg
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from Tübitak-Uzay.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 679 km
ECT 10:30 asc


Space agency TÜBITAK-UZAY
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 18 Dec 2012 EOL ≥2023
Last update: 2022-10-24
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on Göktürk-2

Acronym Full name
EOS-C Earth Observation Satellite - Camera
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