BackForward Satellite: StriX-3 

Satellite details
Acronym StriX-3
Full name StriX-3
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • Number 3 of Japanese constellation of 25 X-Band SAR satellites
  • Global surface observations over land and sea
  • More details
Mass at launch Dry mass 100 kg
Power 100 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data from Synspective
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 561 km
Inclination 97.3 °


Space agency Synspective
Status Commissioning
Details on Status
(as available)
  • Will add equator xing time 
Launch 12 Mar 2024 EOL ≥2029
Last update: 2024-03-13
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 StriX-3

Acronym Full name
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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
X-SAR active 9.65 GHz - X band SAR