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Satellite details
Acronym RASAT
Full name Remote Sensing Satellite
Satellite Description
  • Single flight unit of the RASAT programme.
  • Main mission: high-resolution land observation and disasters monitoring.
Mass at launch 95 kg Dry mass
Power 50 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data openly available through the DMC agreement.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 690 km
ECT 10:15 asc


Space agency TÜBITAK-UZAY
Status Operational
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 17 Aug 2011 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 RASAT

Acronym Full name
OIS Optical Imaging System
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