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POSAT 1

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POSAT 1 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 22829
Int'l Code: 1993-061G
Perigee: 791.8 km
Apogee: 805.9 km
Inclination: 98.8 °
Period: 100.7 minutes
Semi major axis: 7169 km
RCS: 0.3916 m2 (medium)
Launch date: September 26, 1993
Source: Portugal (POR)
Launch site: FRENCH GUIANA (FRGUI)
Uplink (MHz): 145.925/145.975
Downlink (MHz): 435.075/435.275
Beacon (MHz):
Mode: 9600bps FSK
Call sign: POSAT1-11 -12
Status: Inactive


POSAT 1 was a Portuguese experimental microsatellite that was launched along with SPOT 3 (93-061A). It was intended to receive and retransmit images, to determine its own position with the help of the GPS system, and to experiment with signal compression techniques. It was built at the University of Surrey (UK) within a collaborative program in satellite technology between a consortium of Portuguese academia and industry and the University - managed through its technology transfer company, Surrey Satellite Technology (SSTL).
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 22829U 93061G   17141.91269657 +.00000006 +00000-0 +19598-4 0  9993
2 22829 098.7985 108.7820 0009840 004.7100 015.4596 14.30968184234317
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC