BackForward Satellite: ISS TEMPEST-D 

Satellite details
Full name Temporal Experiment for Storms and Tropical Systems Technology - Demonstration on the ISS
Satellite Description
  • Mission consisting of hosting TEMPEST-D on the International Space Station.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data routinely available from NASA.
Orbit Drifting orbit Altitude 400 km
Inclination 51.6 °


Space agency NASACSAESAJAXARoscosmos
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)

Satellite de-orbited in June 2021

Launch 21 May 2018 EOL 22 Jun 2021
Last update: 2022-04-04
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 TEMPEST-D

Acronym Full name
MM Radiometer Millimetre-wave Radiometer
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