BackForward Satellite: SumbandilaSat 

Satellite details
Acronym SumbandilaSat
Full name SumbandilaSat
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • Single flight unit of the SumbandilaSat programme.
  • Main mission: high-resolution land observation.
Mass at launch 82 kg Dry mass
Power 65 W
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data available from the Satellite Applications Centre (SAC) in Hartebeetshoek.
Orbit Sunsynchronous orbit Altitude 504 km
ECT 09:00 desc


Space agency SANSA
Status Inactive
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch 17 Sep 2009 EOL 15 Jul 2011
Last update: 2015-07-29
Associated satellite programme and related satellites

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Satellite Payload

All known Instruments flying on SumbandilaSat

Acronym Full name
MSI Multi-Spectral Imager
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