BackForward Satellite: ISS GEDI 

Satellite details
Acronym ISS GEDI
Full name Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation on ISS
Satellite Description
  • Mission consisting of hosting GEDI on the International Space Station.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Arranged by NASA so as to provide near-real-time data.
Orbit Drifting orbit Altitude 407 km
Inclination 51.6 °


Space agency NASACSADLRESAJAXARoscosmos
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 05 Dec 2018 EOL ≥2023
Last update: 2021-10-07
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 ISS GEDI

Acronym Full name
GEDI Lidar Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation Lidar
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