14th flight unit of the SES series.
Main mission: telecommunication.
Opportunity mission: Space weather, to be operated nominally for 3 years
Mass at launch
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Details on Status
Although SES-14 has a design lifetime of 15 years, the GOLD mission is planned for only two years.
The SES-14 orbit is still being adjusted, after defective launch.
25 Jan 2018
Associated satellite programme and related satellites
Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational ,
blue tag : future
All known Instruments flying on
GOLD Global-scale Observations of the Limb and Disk
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Satellite Field of View
Estimate of the satellite's footprint, assuming a zenith angle of 75
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