BackForward Satellite: Meteor-MP N2 

Satellite details
Acronym Meteor-MP N2
Full name Meteor-MP Number 2
Satellite Description
  • 2nd flight unit of the Meteor-MP series. 11th of the Meteor-3M programme.
  • Main mission: operational meteorology.
  • Substantial contribution to land observation and space weather.
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • TBD
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 830 km
ECT 09:30 desc


Space agency RosHydroMetRoscosmos
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2026 EOL ≥2033
Last update: 2021-10-22
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 Meteor-MP N2

Acronym Full name
SSPD Data Collection and Transmission System
MSU-MR-MP VIS/IR Imaging Radiometer for Meteor-MP
IKFS-3 Infra Red Fourier Spectrometer - 3
MTVZA-GY-MP Imaging/Sounding Microwave Radiometer for Meteor-MP
BRLK “Briz” Onboard Radar Complex (X-band)
ACS-nadir Atmospheric Composition Spectrometer (nadir-scanning component)
ACS-limb Atmospheric Composition Spectrometer (limb-scanning component)
ARMA-MP Radio occultation instrument for Meteor-MP
GORIZONT-MP Multi-spectral scanner
GGAK-M/RIMS-M Radio-frequency mass spectrometer - M
IKOR-M Broadband SW radiometer
GGAK-E/SKIF-6 GGAK-E / Corpuscular radiation spectrometer
GGAK-E/GALS-E GGAK-E / Detector of galactic cosmic rays
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Satellite frequencies for Earth Observation, data transfer and platform communications and control
Earth observation MW frequencies
Service Sensing mode Frequency (GHz) Bandwidth (MHz) Polarisation Comments
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 6.9 GHz 400 MHz H&V Window channel
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 10.6 GHz 100 MHz H&V Window channel
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 18.7 GHz 200 MHz H&V Window channel
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 23.8 GHz 400 MHz H&V Water vapour channel
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 31.5 GHz 400 MHz H&V Window channel
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 36.7 GHz 400 MHz H&V Window channel
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 52 GHz - 57.713 GHz 0 MHz H or V Oxygen band, 11 channels
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 91.655 GHz 2500 MHz H&V Window channel
MTVZA-GY-MP passive 176 GHz - 191.06 GHz 0 MHz V Water vapour band, 3 channels
BRLK “Briz” active 10 GHz - 9.623 GHz 0 MHz - X-band SAR